The Best Banana Bread Recipe

The best thing I have done in my early baking exploits was discover a banana bread recipe I absolutely love. I no longer remember where I got it from but it has been tacked onto my fridge for years and has not failed me once. […]

Saying No: Part One – When to Say No

The older I get, the more I realize that saying no is an important life skill. And yet it’s not really something we’re taught how to do. We are taught to share and to help others but we’re not really taught to evaluate properly when […]

How to tie a tie

How to Tie a Tie

Knowing how to tie a tie is as one of those basic life skills we are no longer taught as a rite of passage into adulthood. Whether you’re a man or a woman, you should know hot to tie at least the most basic tie […]

Words to Know: Bespoke - custom-made; made to fit a particular person

Words to Know: Bespoke

Have you ever heard someone refer to a bespoke suit? You’ve probably figured out it implies the suit is rather expensive, but what exactly does it mean for something to be bespoke? Well, quite simply, it means that item is custom-made. In the case of clothes (which […]