get springtime bar cart ready + a giveaway.


are you hankering for some fresh, springtime cocktails? because we’ve got some really scrumptious new drink recipes to share with you today. the folks at SKYY have two brand new vodka infusions, so i hired bartender extraordinaire rosie ruiz to shake things up, and create something refreshing and unique for you using SKYY’s new Infusions — Tropical Mango... 
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citrus situations.


nicole franzen. the days are getting longer, and those lemon branches are reaching over neighbors fences to say hello. this spring we are feeling the citrus shade in abundance. it energizes our closets, spaces, and dishes with that clean Mediterranean flavor that we are so happy to welcome into our everyday. it’s just that, a spritz of good vibes to bring on those warm... 
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real art for a fictitious world.


well, let’s hope that oprah is telling liz to hang all of the art that i choose! ah, liz lemon, the creator and head writer for ‘tgs’ (on nbc’s 30 rock). she’s creative and wacky and socially awkward, and i love her… almost as much as she loves food: ok, yes. these are perfect for liz. she loves food, and, she’s totally obsessive.... 
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lemon zest.


there’s nothing quite like a nice bit of lemon zest to liven up a room. yellow is such a light, happy color, no? how can you be blue, when everything thing has a sunny, yellow disposition? yeah, i have no idea, either. just the tiniest little burst of yellow can put a whole new, upbeat spin on a room. see what i mean? clockwise, l to r: barbara groen; happy home; Côté... 
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oh, and happy, happy friday.

when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. have a lemonade-filled weekend everyone! *photo courtesy of jasfitz.  
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