Lorna Farris

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The Best Gin to Buy on a Budget

Theoretically, finding good gin that doesn't cost an arm and a leg should not be difficult. After all, gin is a simple thing to produce. (Need a reminder about how gin is made?) You start with neutral grain spirits, which many distilleries just buy inexpensively from other producer, and then you …

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27 Highly Talented Instagram Photographers You Should Follow Right Now

Is your Instagram feed filled with a disgraceful amount of feline-themed glamour shots, food porn and a deluge of shameless selfies? We have a remedy for that. Here are 27 photographers -- professional and amateur, who know how to wield a camera AND a smartphone -- that you should be following. …

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Watch How a Chicago Restaurant Creates Zero Waste

Here's a short film called <i>The Garbageless Restaurant</i>, produced by NationSwell, about <b>Sandwich Me In</b>, a restaurant in <b>Chicago</b> that has gone <b>two full years without creating any garbage</b>. According to owner and chef <b>Justin Vrany</b>, the restaurant uses only renewable sources of energy, sources local produce …

Make Eggs, Have Dinner

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: Minimal effort and maximum reward -- here's why you</i> …

How to Pair Beer With Mexican Food

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>I know what you're thinking. "Here's how to pair beer with Mexican food: insert lime into Pacifico. Drink."<p>I get it. Pale Mexican lagers sometimes just feel right with Mexican food. And besides—that's about all your …

8 Festive Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

At heart, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of small victories. It might not have the grand, patriotic trappings of Independence Day or the saturnalian frenzy of Carnival season. In Mexico, it might not even be widely observed outside the state of Puebla, where said victory once took place. But let’s …

Reader Recs: Favorite National Parks in the U.S.

The beauty of America’s 59 national parks is hard to put into words.<p>From the crystal clear waters of Glacier to the breathtaking enormity of the Grand Tetons, it’s something you should experience firsthand—and this is the perfect time to do it. Why? It’s <b>National Park Week</b>.<p>To pay homage to the …