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Emily Farris

Entries by Emily Farris

Hurricane Coffee: How a Strainer and a Paper Towel Made Me Feel Connected to Irene Victims

(1) Comments | Posted August 30, 2011 | 10:03 PM

2011-08-30-hurricane_coffee_lead.pngLike many Americans, I'm obsessed with disaster coverage. For the most part, the local news depresses me, but if CNN is willing to send Anderson Cooper out into the field for hours on end and broadcast it to the entire country, I'm...

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Color Diary: A Tribute to Turquoise Rooms (PHOTOS)

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2011 | 12:00 PM

Concentrating a few items of the same hue in one spot is a great way to link an accent color throughout your home -- or showcase your favorite color.

I'm obsessed with turquoise. But I haven't always been.

If you'd asked me what I thought about the blue-green hue when...

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The Breadline: Kale and Whole Wheat Pasta Sauté

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2009 | 11:54 AM

A year into the recession, Americans are cutting costs wherever possible. We're using fewer lights, driving less and eating more meals at home. Many of those meals are being made with the budget-friendly standby, pasta.

According to the U.S. division of Italy-based Barilla Group--the world's largest pasta manufacturer--the industry...

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