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Event Mon Sep 20 2010

Bottles and Brushes: Exactly What it Sounds Like

Bottles and Brushes.pngI'm not an artist, nor would I ever claim to be. Sober. I would never claim to be an artist, sober. Get a few glasses of wine in me and I may think I'm the next Mondrian. I am assuming this is the basic idea behind Bottles and Brushes, a company that invites you to lose the structure and just paint! With events set up around the city, Bottles and Brushes wants you to gather a group of friends and come paint. Offering different themes for different events, there is something for everyone to enjoy. They even offer private and corporate parties for a fairly reasonable cost (as little as $35 a person). Check out their list of upcoming events here.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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