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Recipes for the Modern Woman

Recipe For A 45-Minute Vacation

Emma Brodie | Posted 06.01.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

While there's no actual substitute for the full sensory detox a of a week at the beach, you can still get a little bit of warm-weathery distance from the things that are stressing you out at home.

Recipe For A Nancy Drew-Style Outfit Upgrade In 90 Seconds (Or Less)

Emma Brodie | Posted 04.21.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

Surprise! Your friend needs a last-minute plus-one/a guy you like has apparated at a party/your boss is one row ahead of you at a Sunday matinée of Frozen... and you're wearing a Hanes tee-shirt and no make-up.

Recipe For Having A Snow Day At Work

Emma Brodie | Posted 04.05.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

Are you sad because fluffy white goodness is swirling outside your boss's window and you're sitting in a cubicle? Time to put that unofficial Ph.D in Microsoft Outlook to good use and block yourself off a mini snow-break.

Recipe For Staying Home Sick Without Your Mom

Emma Brodie | Posted 03.24.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

Of course, there's no substitute for that ineffable balance of "you poor thing" and "for your own good" that makes mom care so safe and comforting... but as the Hippocratic Oath says, there's no harm in giving it a shot, right?

3 Life Recipes For The Modern Woman

Emma Brodie | Posted 03.12.2014 | Women
Emma Brodie

If there's one thing I've learned working around cookbooks, it's that the best recipes are the product of a lot of experimentation. I'm not so good with food, but I really like learning about people, having adventures, laughing... and protocols. Here are some recipes I made.