10 Things To Bring To Someone In The Hospital Other Than Flowers

March 22, 2017

… clear of lilies because some folks are allergic to them and they can cause severe headaches. So, what else can you give to someone at the hospital? Your loved one is probably having a tough time, and they can definitely use at least one of these gifts. Even the smallest gesture can go a very long way when it comes to passing the time in a hospital bed or having a slightly more pleasant stay. Thumbnail source: Wikimedia Commons / Phronimoi, Flickr / Official U.S. Navy Page, Flickr / vmiramontes …


Anthony Bourdain wakes up to a London in shock after Brexit vote

March 21, 2017

… with beautiful things, in the countryside he has always felt strongly connected to, went a long way towards reassuring me that there ARE happy endings. And to join him for a meal of some of his greatest hits — dishes that we used to gape at in his cookbook, “White Heat,” with longing and wonder — was a dream. So, I made it through with the help of friends — though the city of London seemed to be undergoing a collective nervous breakdown around me. What happens next …