Become the Best Hostess With These Home Bar Additions

Become the Best Hostess With These Home Bar Additions
  1. Become the Best Hostess With These Home Bar Additions
    Deciding what to do on a Friday night can be stressful sometimes. Should you go out and drink? Or just stay home and watch Netflix? If you’re leaning towards both, then it’s time to set up your own home bar. Think about it: You can easily host parties at home and also make cocktails like […] The post Become the Best Hostess With These Home Bar Additions appeared first on…

Deciding what to do on a Friday night can be stressful sometimes. Should you go out and drink? Or just stay home and watch Netflix? If you’re leaning towards both, then it’s time to set up your own home bar.

Think about it: You can easily host parties at home and also make cocktails like a strawberry G&T or soju with Korean ice pop without spending a lot at clubs. No need to shout at each other over loud music. You’ll also avoid the crowded dance floor. I don’t know about you, but that sounds nice after a hectic work week.

To get you started, you only need a few basic things. The full-blown bar counter and stools can come in later.

Kikkerland Design Bartending Glasses

I personally love cocktails, especially mojitos. If you feel the same way and want an easy method to add the ingredients, opt for these Bartending Glasses from Kikkerland Design. These are nifty since each glass shows the exact ratio of ingredients that you should add. You can also choose between four drink recipes: Mojito, Bloody Mary, Whiskey Fix, and Salty Dog. Available at Quirks.

Pottery Barn Bleecker Bar Shaker

Want to feel like a real bartender? Get this bar shaker from Pottery Barn. Its brass finish adds an antique-like feel to it—like you’re working at a rustic 1950s bar. Available at Central Square.

Habitat Hamburg Red Wine Glass

You also need to get a few wine glasses for a classy evening. This is perfect for sit-down dinners or when you’re just casually lounging in your living room with a bottle of red wine. Available at UP Town Center.

Williams-Sonoma Marble & Dark Wood Wine Chiller

While you’re busy eating and chatting with a glass of wine, keep your bottle cold in this Williams-Sonoma chiller. Instead of the usual stainless steel bucket, this one is made from marble and dark wood to give it a sleeker lo…

  1. Active playtime advocated - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:16
    Children today are often discouraged from playing outdoors for various reasons — to avoid the sun, the sweat and resulting malodor, to keep them safe and within sight, etc. And yet, adults often complain that all their kids ever do is play with their gadgets.An established brand of children’s bath products recently advocated the benefits of active playtime.“It is true — hindi lang laro ang laro. Johnson’s is a believer of playtime because of the multiple benefits it gives kids. More playtim…
  2. Functional medicine: The future of medicine? - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:16
    TV host and model Mari Jasmine had been dealt with such a blow to her gut. Literally. The Australian beauty recalled how her constant bloatedness cost her six years of chronic pain. She was not always like that. She grew up in a “very healthy household” in Sydney where her mom fed them lots of fruits and fresh produce. She was an active kid, just like most kids who grew up in her neighborhood. She was into softball, swimming and football. On hindsight, the 23-year-old recalls that her ACL i…
  3. A commitment to the community - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:16
    In celebration of their company’s 21st annual Community Partnership Day (CPD), Novartis Healthcare Philippines associates joined more than 24,500 of their colleagues across six continents and 52 countries in making a difference in the communities where they live and work. Novartis associates volunteering their time to support social institutions and nonprofit organizations represent more than 196,000 hours of combined community service. In line with this year’s Novartis Healthcare Phi…
  4. Health and wellness hub rises in Makati - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:16
    Centuria Medical Makati, the country’s first and largest Medical Mall, is a 28-story, state-of-the art medical facility that houses more than 600 leaders in healthcare. Located in the heart of modern Makati, Centuria is a tertiary hospital equipped with the latest medical technologies with a luxurious laidback ambiance of a lifestyle mall—truly, a one-stop shop for all outpatient medical procedures and practices. Well-trained doctors of various specialties, who are affiliated with top HMO…
  5. QC eyes medical tourism for economic growth - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:16
    By Jan Milo Severo, ContributorSt. Luke’s Medical Center... Capitol Medical Center... Heart Center... Lung Center... Kidney Center... These are just some of the numerous hospitals located in Quezon City. With the number of hospitals located in this metropolitan hub, Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista decided to aim for making the city one of the top medical tourism destinations in Asia.In the recent Quezon City Medical Tourism Stakeholders Summit held at Seda Hotel Vertis North, Mayor B…
  6. Over 1 lakh Yoga programmes and 10 mega events planned across the country - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:03
    #TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews New Delhi: On the occasion of the “International Yoga Day” on 21st June, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan (NYKS) will, in collaboration with over a dozen noted social organizations, hold 1,00,260 Yoga programmes at different centres across the country, out of which 10 regional level mega events will …
  7. Prime Minister to lead the world in celebrating the Second International Day of Yoga on June 21st - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:03
    #TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will lead the Second International Day of Yoga celebrations in the country and across the globe by participating in a mass Yoga demonstration of Common Yoga Protocol at the Capitol Complex in Chandigarh on the morning of 21st of June. The function…
  8. Launch of Porsche 911 in Bengaluru - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:03
    Bengaluru: Pavan Shetty, Director, Porsche India at the launch of Porsche 911 in Bengaluru. (Photo: IANS) Models seen with newly launched Porsche 911 during a press conference in Bengaluru. (Photo: IANS)…
  9. Madame Tussauds, all set to dazzle Delhi! - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 22:03
    #TravelMail ( ) #TravelNews #TourismNews #DailyNews #BreakingNews New Delhi: India prepares for the world’s largest and most renowned entertainment operators – Merlin Entertainments, to open their doors to the most aspiring and awe-inspiring attractions on this planet. Madame Tussauds the legendary wax attraction entertainment hotspot is soon to launch in New Delhi and will be …
  10. Conspiracy against Raabta is over now ! - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 21:39
    The trailer of Raabta shows glimpses of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in the avatar of... more…
  11. Alvarez: Training on rights-based policing - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 20:19
    IN THE contemporary law enforcement world, police training on human rights is as essential as the years of training required to produce surgeons or for lawyers to have experience in the courts. Although police enforcers are trained to handle situations concerning human rights, it is still important for them to relearn or review legalities that will guide them effectively in protecting or safeguarding the…
  12. Espedilla: The truth about antibacterial soap - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 20:19
    DEAR Dr. Fritz, I hope you are fine. I am Betsy. I just wanted to know the truth about antibacterial soaps. My friend told me that they are dangerous. If this is true, then why is it that there are still advertisements over the print and radio about these antibacterial soaps? I don’t understand. That is why it is hard for me to believe my friend. I am writing to you because I have always chosen antibacterial soap for our family’s use. It is starting to scare me. But, is this true? Do I hav…
  13. Lumawag: A Japanese kind of night - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 20:19
    MY DEAR friend Isa and I explore Davao City’s food scene every once in a while. At the same time, we catch up with each other’s lives as among the budding titos and titas of Davao. In our recent dinner, we were thinking of having Japanese food. After going through our options of Japanese restaurants in the city, we opted to go to one of the newest restaurants that has opened in the city, the Katsu Country which is located at The Junction Building, along Jacinto Ext., across Mercury Dru…
  14. Telangana Food Awards for Mercure Hyderabad KCP - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 18:17
    Hyderabad: Mercure Hyderabad KCP has been recently crowned with two prestigious…
  15. 65eday 2017: ezbuy’s Massive Birthday Celebration for Online Shoppers - Shopping
    Since its launch in Thailand last year, the Singapore-based e-commerce website ezbuy has been strongly increasing its number of customers and vendors around Thailand. Now it’s time to celebrate this success and the company’s first anniversary in the Kingdom with ezbuy’s 65eday Birthday Party. The six-day campaign will be launched at the end of May […] The post 65eday 2017: ezbuy’s Massive Birthday Celebration for Online Shoppers appeared first on Destination Thailand News…
  16. KIKO Milano launches ‘Active Fluo’ - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 17:46
    KIKO Milano, the Italian cosmetic brand, launches Active Fluo – third of the 7 capsule collections. The unquestionably pop collection that combines graphic motifs, patterns and bold colours with clean, simple lines is the work of Arthur Arbesser, one of the most promising fashion designers at the international level. Marked by vibrant fluorescent colours, KIKO’s…
  17. Kelly presses ‘Infowars’ host Jones on Sandy Hook denial - Entertainment
    06.19 / 17:23
    Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newtown, Connecticut, a hoax. Jones never gave a direct answer in a segment on NBC’s “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly.” Kelly has been criticized intensely for giving a platform to Jones, who…
  18. Protesters again storm ‘Julius Caesar’ performance - Entertainment
    06.19 / 17:23
    Protesters again have stormed the stage of a New York production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar,” which depicts a Trump look-alike character being assassinated. Police say 26-year-old Javanni Valle, of Brooklyn, and 28-year-old Salvatore Cipolla, of Oceanside, Long Island, were arrested on trespassing and disorderly conduct charges Sunday evening during the Public Theater production’s last performance…
  19. Meet the T20 Global League Franchise Owners - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 17:16
    LONDON - Cricket South Africa (CSA) today officially announced the successful eight Team Owners who, in a clear vote of confidence in South Africa’s new T20 Global League, have earned the right to be part of cricketing history. After much anticipation and with excitement at an all-time high, the reveal took place at a well-attended industry launch event at London’s most prestigious hotel, […]…
  20. Twin cylinder Royal Enfield bike spotted testing in Pune - Lifestyle
    06.19 / 17:14
    The twin cylinder Royal Enfield Continental GT has been one of the most highly anticipated motorcycles in recent times, especially after being spotted testing a couple of times in Europe and in the country a month back. The bike has yet again been spotted testing a couple of days back and this time it was in Pune. As evident from the photos, the bike seems very similar to the Continental GT in terms of design and styling. In fact, even the chassis is the same. The engine, however, is an…