I turn 29 on Sunday. My last year of the twenties. Sigh. But less sigh that I will sigh on my first year of the thirties.
This year I decided I would give gifts to you. Except that would be expensive. So you’re getting warm fuzzies instead. Warm fuzzies and a list of twenty-something things I vote you simply can’t live without.
As Julia Child (my August 15th birthday twin) once said: Bon appetit!
In the infinitely wise words of Homer Simpson, mmmmm bacon. Thanks to bacon band-aids, it is now possible to indulge in the wonders of bacon without the feelings of immediate post-consumption guilt that accompany a breakfast which easily dings in with a 4-digit calorie count. Also available in: toast, sunnyside-up egg and waffle. Seriously.
Wine lover with a guilty green conscience? Check out the cool things the forward-thinking greenies at Yemm & Hart are doing with recycled wine corks. From flooring materials to cutting boards, they have reinvented the cork’s life-cycle. Pop your corks in the mail and send them off on a new adventure rather than a trip to the dump. Be sure to check out the eloquent commentary on the “Wine & Cork Connection” on the Yemm & Hart website.
If you only have on cocktail in your life…make it a cocktail at the Velvet Tango Room. One of Cleveland’s best-kept secrets you’ll only want to share with your favorite people. Shhhh….