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Infuse Cocktails With Chai This Holiday Season

Infuse Cocktails With Chai This Holiday Season

A holiday riff on a classic cocktail is a fine thing, but the “seasonal twist” always seems to start and stop with cinnamon. There isn’t anything inherently wrong with cinnamon—it’s accessible and uncontroversial, it reads as sweet without adding actual sweetness, and it is even purportedly good for your blood…

Get Your Coffee Before Boarding A Flight 

Get Your Coffee Before Boarding A Flight 

Air travel is draining, and usually requires a cup or coffee (or tea) or two, but you probably want to get your fix before boarding your flight. Flight attendants — the people I like to take my plane advice from — do not and will not drink the hot coffee,…

Drink Ginger Tea, Not Ginger Ale, If You Have An Upset Stomach

When you’re having tummy troubles, you might think reaching for the bubbly haven of ginger ale is the best option. But soft drink, as it turns out, doesn’t do much for your stomach, and that ginger ale probably doesn’t have any real ginger in it anyway.