News in Europe: Good News for Men

I know! Not fair. (But hey, it’s good news for some women, just not me.) Read More News in Europe: Good News for Men

Recipe Roundup: All About Indulgence

This roundup is all about indulgence. This roundup has not been doing any January diets. In fact, this roundup is indulging is great chocolate and great recipes. Read More Recipe Roundup: All About Indulgence

Chocolate of the Day: Banana and Nutella Ice Cream

This recipe is more like a glorified smoothie than actual ice-cream. With Nutella. Best of all, there is no need to futz with making custard or finding yourself an ice cream maker. Read More Chocolate of the Day: Banana and Nutella Ice Cream

I Hate Nutella, Sex, and Neil deGrasse Tyson

I’ve been writing for P-Mag for a while now, and I’ve noticed a subtle change in the way I think about headlines. I wrote about what I cared about for a long time, and that was my only consideration. That was before I started seeing the weekly readership statistics. P-Mag has run a lot of amazing articles on a range of subjects, but every week, like clockwork, the posts about sex are at the top. It makes me get a little competitive, and maybe a little desperate. Sometimes I am extremely tempted to write articles specifically on topics that will draw a lot of readers. Here’s what I’ve come up with so far. To date, the editors of P-Mag have not been receptive to these, but I expect I’ll wear them down eventually. Read More I Hate Nutella, Sex, and Neil deGrasse Tyson

Chocolate of the Day: What’s Your Favorite? (With Gifs!)

It’s chocolate month here at Persephone, so we want to know what your favorite kind is! Are you perfectly happy with some good, old-fashioned milk chocolate? Do you need to know the exact percentage of cacao in your dark chocolate? Or do you not care so long as it gets in your face? Read More Chocolate of the Day: What’s Your Favorite? (With Gifs!)

Chocolate of the Day: Nutella Ricotta Cookies

Four years ago, I gave my boyfriend a Nutella cookbook. Him being the amazing cook-by-the-book man he is (he ain’t), that cookbook disappeared after he tried one recipe. And now there are some silly recipes in it (make bread, add Nutella, enjoy), there are – especially with some modifications – plenty tasty things to find.

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