Friday five



1.  A look at the dynamic duo behind BaubleBar // Elle

2.  Why heirloom tomatoes are real tomatoes // Huffington Post

3.  Tory Burch for Fitbit?  Yes please! // Fitbit

4.  “First thing’s first, I’m the realest, realest, drop this and let the whole world feel it.” – Iggy Azalea // Passive Juice Motel

5.  An online store dedicated to chic packaging for the hostess with the mostess // Garnish

Have a great weekend!



Friday five



1.  Photos of Meg Ryan’s dreamy San Francisco home, on the market for a cool $8.9M // Popsugar

2.  Cheers!  Happy hour cocktail: Melon Mule – vodka, ginger beer, cantaloupe, lime juice // Style Me Pretty Living

3.  What is gremolata? // Yahoo

4.  Nice alternative to the Birkenstock trend // Sam Edelman

5.  The awesomeness of shopping in a French grocery store // Condé Nast Traveler

Have a great weekend!


Friday five


1.  The results are in, the best way to reheat leftover pizza // Huffington Post

2.  Ina always advises adding espresso to chocolate when baking to enrich the flavor.  With this neat-o product, now its’ super easy // King Arthur Flour

3.  The Citra Sipper, launched at the 1933 Worlds Fair by the current owner’s grandfather.  Love this.  // KIOSK

4.  Where was this ultra-genius, super helpful service when I got married?  Dubbed, “snail mail made easy”, they help you gather mailing addresses with a free and private URL, allowing friends and family to fill out/update their address  – and will even help you address and send out your invitations, cards, etc.  Awesome. // Postable

5.  Make better homemade lemonade with this simple trick // The Kitchn

Have a great weekend!


Friday five


1.  Two awesome new Ben & Jerry’s flavors inspired by SNL skits // Delish

2.  Repel unwanted dinner guests with these non-toxic, delightfully citrus sticks // Terrain

3.  Major travel envy: Machu Picchu named “world’s top landmark” // CNN Travel

4.  Super cute, majorly affordable jewels // SoCal Gems

5.  Alton’s scientific mango-peeling technique unveiled // Eater
Have a great weekend!

Friday five


1.  Ingenious way to sip fruit infused H2O on the go…the brainchild of a 15-year-old entrepreneur // Define Bottle

2.  The prettiest, and oh-so-chic way to serve doughnuts  // Glitter Guide

3.  One of my favorite bloggers/cookbook authors wrote a cookbook (I’ve made many of her recipes) and now she’s started a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the project // The Yellow Table via Kickstarter

4.  Jell-O shots using a hulled strawberry as the serving vessel.  Stop it!  // Popsugar/Yumsugar

5.  In case you missed it…Jim Carrey & Jeff Daniels do Real People, Fake Arms on The Tonight Show // Mashable

Have a great weekend!

Friday five


1.  Free doughnuts…it’s National Doughnut Day // Delish

2.  The loveliest pair of strappy sandals // South Moon Under

3.  The Veggetti – the most fun, gimmicky kitchen gadget for making veggie pasta // Kitchen & Company

4.  Ina’s recipe for how to recreate steakhouse steaks at home // Food Network

5.  The best drugstore find //

Friday five


1.  Cantaloupe meets bagel, odd combo, can’t wait to try this! // Tasting Table

2.  On my summer must-read list // NY Mag

3.  Lobster chic.  I saw a girl wearing a similar sweater at a bar last night, and I really liked it! // Elle

4.  Philly goes big-time!  Shake Shack/Vetri collaboration. // FooBooz

5.  No-bake key lime pie, yes please! // Domino

Have a great weekend!