Christmastime in the City

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There is something undeniably beautiful about Christmastime in New York City. It seems the whole city shifts from high gear to low, and its blinding neon glare slowly fades to cheery shimmers of red and green. From hurried businesspeople to families struggling to make end's meet, it's almost as if all of New York takes a moment out of climbing their life's ladder, and stops to appreciate just how far they've come. For even just a second, scarves and stocking hats become cozy, not a hassle. Sparkling window displays and ...

Holiday Eggnog

Up until about a week ago, the only eggnog I had ever tasted came from a grocery store. Conventional, organic, soynog--my family has worked the gamut of store-bought nogs over the years. But last week, a foodie friend graduated from college and made eggnog to celebrate. I was a convert at first sip...it was a creamy, frothy, bourbony bliss. After making my first-ever batch for the family this Christmas, I remain devoted. Welcome to the family, homemade eggnog. Stay jolly, all. Eggnog Recipe Ingredients 4 egg yolks 1/3 cup sugar, ...