What makes a better gift than DIY cocktail supplies? This kind of gift is cute, unique, and way more useful than another pair of hand-knit socks. Best of all, it’s surprisingly easy to make the components of one of my favorite cocktails, the Manhattan. Well, all of the components except for the rye whiskey. That one, I’ll leave to the experts.
Archive for October 14th, 2008
Do you know about Twitter? It’s the reason that many Bay Area food blogs have been lying dormant lately, and why mothballs are piling up on our RSS readers. Twitter is a “micro-blogging” site where users can post statements of 140 characters or less. And many of us do it, many times a day. It’s quick and following your favorite bloggers is easy to do. Even if you’re not interested in “tweeting” yourself, you can set up a Twitter account and follow your favorite bloggers. Just select the links below and press “follow” under the username. Then, each time you go to Twitter, you’ll be able to see what everyone is up to.