Pacing your drunk acting is key. First drink equals feeling relaxed. Second drink equals mild euphoria. Third drink, hilarity ensues. Fourth, paranoia prevails. Fifth, sixth or more, anything from plain old meanness to self-hatred to weepy-weepy to suicidal. You want your actor to bring as much of his or her own experience to the work… Continue reading
My latest article on Huffington Post highlights an amazing group of bartenders making a huge impact in their local communities. It was a privilege for me to hear their stories and be able to write this piece. Philanthropic Bartenders Making Waves in Communities
I asked Facebook; the people answered. Here were the responses: Echinacea Minced garlic, with cloves and honey Ginger (x10!) Breathe Easy from Traditional Medicinals Throat Coat by Traditional Medicinals Immune Support by Yogi tea Cinnamon + ginger Aveda tea (it has licorice, basil, a few other herbs) Add some rum Add some whiskey Hot toddy… Continue reading What’s the best thing to drink to get rid of the common cold?
Learn to connect people; learn to make candy; enjoy some drinks. Just another Saturday (with me!) at the Brooklyn Brainery!
Awesome and hilarious video from Vulture at the Brainery featuring Soma teaching Julie Klausner from How Was Your Week?, Ted Leo, and Spoony. It features blood, whiskey, and a lot of deadpan.(Source: http://www.youtube.com/)
As reported on neighborhoodr-prospectheights by guest-poster bkbrains: This winter, we’re (really, officially) opening a new space in Prospect Heights. It’ll be the Brainery you know and love, along with a neat new addition: coworking! The space will be open during the day for all of us freelancers and coffee-shop nomads, a place to work around other… Continue reading Coworking Happy Hour – Monday, October 15th!
In no particular order… Yellow watermelon not only exists, but is delicious. The Jen Bokoff is not only a drink, but it is delicious. We are very creative with subject lines; we’ve only repeated ourselves a handful of times. Sometime Someday Somewhere was a good one, as was the more recent Sporific Sundays is a… Continue reading Top 5: Fun Things I’ve Learned From Sam Hansen (though there are many more)
I’m lucky to have awesome friends who sometimes come cook me dinner and invent a drink for me. Sam Hansen (who you can read things about here and here) created a drink just for me, which I present to you without further interruption for your consumption and enjoyment. The Jen Bokoff2 Oz rye1 oz dry… Continue reading The Jen Bokoff