It seems like a life-time ago, I answered an ad – with fingers crossed and heart pounding – for ‘Graphic Designer at White Oaks’. It was a pretty clever angle, luring potential hires in with visions of lattes and tennis matches dancing in their heads. Truth be told, they had me at coffee. Lucky for me, I was hired… and [...]Read more ›
Articles by: Jennifer Schmaltz
Jen has long-been a verbose, arty-wordy-type-chick. We didn't have to twist her Art Director arm (very much) to share her meandering thoughts on woahhh. Okay... we may have bribed her with lunch and the promise of fame and fortune, but alas she remains on our roster of esteemed writers.
If you’re looking forward to more temperate March winds and pretty flowers popping up here and there, you’ll have to wait a whole extra day this leap year. On the upside, any of you gals looking for a little foothold for snagging your man – yes, I’m talking proposing marriage – then February 29th is your day. Not that in [...]Read more ›
No surprise that certain foods make you wax nostalgic. Crock pots can easily transport you back to 1979 and your mom’s newest soup-can-recipe – 1,001 things to do with cream-o-mushroom… but this month, I set my sights on whipping up a swanky crock pot version of the French classic: Boeuf Bourguignon. This was settled upon after discarding my initial idea [...]Read more ›
Okay, so Christmas is over, and most – and then some – of the bucks are spent. I guess we’ll have to buckle down with the rest and shift to savvy luxury, at least until the Visa man gets his dough. But then again, the simplest pleasures in life really don’t cost much… Hopefully (!) you did get your new [...]Read more ›