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A groundbreaking exploration of the ways Americans are reinventing success and redefining “better off,” through lives that reject traditional status symbols in lieu of fulfillment and value relationships over money.
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$12.00 | May 2016 | 64 pages
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Named for Pauline Sabin, leader of the Prohibition Repeal movement, this drink is a riff on the famed French 75, a classic cocktail that usually is made with gin, lemon juice and simple syrup. This recipe calls for North Shore Sol, which Sonja Kassebaum describes as “a gin without the juniper,” and this refreshing and highly aromatic spirit is made with real chamomile and real citrus fruits.
You don’t have to be crafty or necessarily great in the kitchen to actually make some of your holiday gifts. Holiday booze gift making actually falls into the category of hard to screw up. Here are some ideas from Drink Like a Woman author Jeanette Hurt.
Women are tastemakers with excellent taste. If that’s something you’d like to toast to this Thanksgiving, we suggest this Scotch version of the Old Fashioned.
From childhood to adulthood, our bodies are criticized, critiqued, and judged. We are taught to be at war with ourselves, instead of learning how to celebrate how strong we are, how beautiful we are. So instead of letting the times get us down, let’s drink a toast to liking ourselves even more than we like this gin-based cocktail!
TSA lines got you frustrated? Packing and over-packing presents giving you a headache? Stuck in traffic as you try to head out of the city and into the woods to Grandmother’s House? Author Jeanette Hurt has the perfect cure. While we don’t recommend placing this on your dashboard next to your GPS, we do recommend that after you arrive at your destination to shake up this deliciously effervescent cocktail.
While we can’t alleviate all of your holiday challenges, we can offer you these delicious cocktail entertaining tips from author Jeanette Hurt to make your parties go more smoothly, give you some practically fool-proof, grown-up gift ideas to make gift-giving easier, and share a selection of seasonal beverages to make the holidays bright.
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