Category Archives: How Tos

How to Choose the ripest watermelon

Summer is finally in full swing!  We all have things that remind us of summer.  For me, one of them is watermelon.   On my first trip to Greece, after a long overnight boat ride followed by a crazy taxi cab ride through Athens, we ended up at the home of my friend Angela’s grandfather….

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How to Throw Together a Last Minute Oscar Party

Oscar night continues to be a fan favorite for tv viewing.  The studios spend amazing amounts of time and money woo-ing and wow-ing us in the hopes of creating the next block buster.  And since these films are our entertainment throughout the year, it makes sense that we want to be a part of the…

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How to give the perfect last minute gift

Ho Ho Hoping to find the perfect gift?  Who isn’t? Usually people have good intentions, but then all of a sudden it’s the week before Christmas and the perfect gift is nowhere in sight. Since we’re down to the wire for 2010 gifts, here are some suggestions to help you still be the best giver,…

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Holiday Party Tip – How to Stock the Perfect Bar

Deck the Halls with Holiday Cheer! If you’re hosting a holiday party, you’ll want to make sure to have the right drinks on-hand. We hope you enjoy this tip: How to Stock the Perfect Bar. Happy Holidays!

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How to Say No

“Would you like another piece of fruitcake?” “Can you help me move this Saturday?” “Can you train the new intern?”    “Can you organize the bake sale again?” “Drive me to the station?” “Cat-sit?” “Come out for drinks after work (for the third night in a row)?”   Maybe you’re the type who feels good…

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