How to Throw an Authentic Mad Men-Era Cocktail Party – The Inside Skinny

With all the hubbub surrounding the premiere of season 7 of AMC’s Mad Men, we thought it would be a good time to offer some suggestions for throwing an authentic 60s cocktail party. We’re going to concentrate on the drinks … Continue reading

Astrud Gilberto and a Bossa Nova Epiphany

For the first three-quarters of my life, there were two songs I held up as the ultimate in cheesy crap. One was “Your Cheatin’ Heart” (which I’ll cover elsewhere) and the other was “The Girl from Ipanema.” In this blog, … Continue reading