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Open Thread

Poll: What are Your Favorite Summer Drinks?

Friends, it is hella warm here in the Northern Hemisphere, and I want to have a refreshing boozy drink. What are your favorites? Non-boozy suggestions welcome also, should that be the way you roll.

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Food

Recipe Roundup: Thinking Pink

This Roundup is late for a very important date. If this Roundup had been late for its period, it wouldn’t be looking for two blue lines. Oh no. This Roundup would be seeing its midwife for a dating scan. Persephoneers, this Roundup can barely bring itself to admit that it is late for a very […]

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Books

Book Review: My Drunk Kitchen by Hannah Hart

Though I admit to not being all that well-versed in “My Drunk Kitchen” the video series, I still wanted to see how Hannah Hart’s humor translated into book form. I might have aged out of some of this life advice, but her enthusiasm and love of puns still won me over.

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Food

P-Mag’s Ultimate Cocktails: The Russian Lit

[Original publication date: May 8, 2014] Oh, I see you over there, Moscow Mules, with your vodka and fancy copper drinking vessels. Your existence is all well and good, but you do not contain the most magical of liquors: Gin. [ed. note: HELL YEAH!]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Booze!

It’s only Monday, and I’m sure most of us are ready for a drink. It’s 5 o’clock somewhere, right? ….Right?

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Food

P-Mag’s Ultimate Cocktails: Gi³

I travel a lot for my work and I get car sick, so ginger (and after a long meeting, sometimes booze) is a dear dear friend.

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Food

P-Mag’s Ultimate Cocktails: Spicy Gin Cucumber Lemonade

In a move that surprises absolutely no one who knows me, I decided to make another gin cocktail for our ongoing drink-of-the-day series this month. I’m not sure from where I first stumbled across this recipe for boozy lemonade, but I’m glad I did. It’s adaptable to your tastes and level of laziness, and once […]

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Food

P-Mag’s Ultimate Cocktails: The Russian Lit

Oh, I see you over there, Moscow Mules, with your vodka and fancy copper drinking vessels. Your existence is all well and good, but you do not contain the most magical of liquors: Gin (ed. note: HELL YEAH!).

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Food

Chocolate of the Day: Let’s Get Drunk

It’s Friday, and this post is running at 5:30 p.m. in my time zone, so feel free to use the excuse “it’s happy hour somewhere.” Screw Valentine’s Day, seriously, let’s get drunk on chocolate, poodles. 

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Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide for the Host with the Most

With the holiday season comes a seemingly endless array of parties, gatherings, and events to which one may feel inclined to come bearing a gift. 

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Favorite Adult Beverage

My wife and I attended a pretty awesome dinner party on Sunday. Though the entree was pumpkin soup, the real stars of the night were the wine and beer. I am a drinker, so I am always out looking fun new beverages. Living in Seattle, I get to hear about all the new hipster beverages […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere

Hey, way to start  Monday!

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You Complete Me Internet

Gif It to Me Baby: I Need a Drink

Sometimes, you just need a drink. Like, now.

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Pop Culture

What I Watched Last Night: Drunk History

Oh, I could have watched something classy. Or thought-provoking. I had good intentions of perusing the neglected portions of my Netflix queue, but in the end, my husband went down the Vimeo-rabbit-hole, and I watched.

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Ladyguides

Popping the Bubbly: How to Remove a Champagne Cork Without Spilling a Single Drop

The holidays are here, so bring on the bubbly! Popping the cork on a champagne bottle and watching it bubble over the top may seem quite festive, but who wants to waste good booze (or deal with the sticky cleanup)? Fortunately, it’s actually quite easy to open the bottle without spilling a single drop, and […]