pop-up tacos + a restaurant start up giveaway.

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i’ve always held a super secret desire to own a restaurant — no, really! and friends have come to call my house their “favorite restaurant” — victoria’s restaurant, and that may be as close as i actually come. but i love to cook and have a few signature recipes i often get requests for. so when i was invited by CNBC to take a stab at creating... 
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welcome to the woodlot.

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meet Woodlot — an apothecary collection from Vancouver, british columbia. Woodlot features an all natural, eco-minded bath and body line of sustainable candles, soaps, mists, and incense. Woodlot founders Sonia Chhinji and Fouad Farraj have recently crafted two new scents — Cinder + Wildwoods just for the season, and both smell as incredible as they look, which... 
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So Long Summer Cocktail.

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the first day of fall landed last week, but it’s pretty hard to tell here in los angeles, since it’s about 90 degrees as i type this. but we thought we’d come up with a special bourbon cocktail recipe for you to say so long to summer. we call it the summer on the rocks and its main ingredient is passionfruit, which is in season right now and makes for a... 
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how you eat is how you live: food52.

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have you heard about food52, yet? food52 founders Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs have set out to bring cooks together from all over to exchange recipes and ideas and to support each other in the kitchen. they wanted to create a buzzing place for people who do what they do all day long: talk about food! Together food52 creates cookbooks, takes on food projects, helps others... 
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thoughts for a friday.

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photographer yunhee kim. it’s been a rough week, people. it’s been heart-wrenching and maddening and i for one am glad it’s over. it’s only over in the sense that it’s finally friday, and i’m sure we all still have lots on our minds this weekend, but i think an escape is called for. at least from the news for a little while. i am going to... 
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