Moschino Ice Cream

Moschino Ice Cream

I love dessert. All kinds. But there’s something about ice cream that makes me happy. I am drawn to its simplicity. I am perplexed by the endless supply of constantly growing flavor options. And I am always in the mood for sprinkles and a sugar cone. Rachel Nichols If you need some ice cream – get it here: Moschino iPhone 5...

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Marlene Dietrich’s Favorite Recipe for Stuffed Cabbage

Marlene Dietrich’s Favorite Recipe for Stuffed Cabbage

The French approach to food is characteristic; they bring to their consideration of the table the same appreciation, respect, intelligence and lively interest that they have for the other arts, for painting, for literature, and for the theatre. Alice B. Toklas Marlene Dietrich met Jean Gabin in Los Angeles: “I got to know Jean Gabin when he came to Hollywood. He had fled from occupied France. As always in such cases, I was asked to help him get used to his new life. My task was to speak French, translate, and to hunt around some French Coffee...

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National Donut Day

National Donut Day

The only circle of trust you should have is a donut. Unknown.   It’s beautiful outside – warm and sunny. It’s Friday! And it’s first Friday in June! So it means that it’s National Donut Day! Don’t forget to get your free donut. For example, Dunkin’ Donuts is offering a free donut with purchase of a beverage. I already got mine. Did you? Happy Friday, my dear readers, and Happy Donut...

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All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Event in Boston

All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Event in Boston

I know I have to run 20 more minutes if I eat ice cream. Basically, I eat everything, but I just do more training. Jackie Chan   It’s hard to believe now that Scooper Bowl, Boston’s huge all-you-can-eat ice cream and cancer research fundraising event, started with only 4 local ice cream companies and lasted just for 6 hours in 1983. Today it’s the most popular and definitely the nation’s largest all-you-can-eat ice cream festival. The 3-day event involving 20 tons of ice cream donated by the famous ice cream companies: from...

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The Offline Glass

The Offline Glass

Technology is supposed to make our lives easier, allowing us to do things more quickly and efficiently. But too often it seems to make things harder, leaving us with fifty-button remote controls, digital cameras with hundreds of mysterious features and book-length manuals, and cars with dashboard systems worthy of the space shuttle. James Surowiecki You don’t know how to stop checking email/Facebook, etc.? Go to Brazil: The Offline Glass, designed by the Fischer & Friends ad agency in Brazil, is a beer glass but…with a notch cut out of...

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Best Weekend Breakfast: Baked Eggs in Ramekin

Best Weekend Breakfast: Baked Eggs in Ramekin

My body is like breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I don’t think about it, I just have it. Arnold Schwarzenegger Are you ready for weekend? Just two more days… Here is the easiest weekend recipe. You can modify it as you wish. The only rule is do not forget to smear a bit of butter or oil in ramekin. And then you can add everything – from cheese to spinach and...

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Models… Behind the Scenes

Models… Behind the Scenes

My first modeling job in Paris, the photographer said, ‘Tue es belle,’ which means, ‘you are pretty,’ and I thought he said, ‘Tu es poubelle,’ which means, ‘you are the trash can.’ I burst into tears. He was not happy about that. Rachel Nichols   It is a sunny day on the beach.  Tonight I will go to the Unbelievable Fashion Party where I’m going to meet all celebrities. I have my huge paycheck and I don’t know how to spend it. If you’re going to be a model only because of the reasons above...

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