Negroni with a Twist

Good news, you guys: it’s Negroni Week! At first, I thought about serving up a classic Negroni to mark the occasion, but then I realized there’d be one fairly significant hitch in that plan: one-third of a Negroni is Campari, and I’ve never been much of a Campari fan. Fortunately, however, I am very enthusiastic about Aperol, Campari’s … Continue reading Negroni with a Twist

Inspired by Architects: Alvar Aalto

It’s no secret that Scandinavian modernism has been having a “moment” for quite some time now. You can find it everywhere from 1stdibs to dedicated sites like scandinavian.modern to some of the less mass-market pieces at (you guessed it!) IKEA. Many people might recognize the style’s signature clean lines and use of wood and natural materials (see above), but I … Continue reading Inspired by Architects: Alvar Aalto