Category: tips

How To Drink

Mike Gelling with Renaissance Women

We began the workshop with champagne, and it was immediately my favourite Renaissance Women gathering. Everyone oohed and ahhed at the table set for 14, almost covered in shiny wine glasses and 14 place settings. “Wine appreciation” made it onto our list of skills to learn sort of as a joke, but it easily topped…

Random How-Tos

baking soda

Here are some how-tos I’ve picked up sporadically throughout my 31 years: How to clean a ceramic teapot Rinse the teapot with water. Dump in a bunch of baking soda. Wait 5 seconds, then wipe the teapot with a wet cloth, smooshing around the baking soda. It’ll be spotless, and without using any gross chemicals.…