I spent around eight hours (yesterday and today) on figuring out to how best to present this data and then executing my vision. I knew very little about Photoshop before I started this job, but now I’ve gained a good amount of experience in it–just by visualizing what I want and then Googling for tutorials to see if I can make it come true. Continue reading
I spent a good chunk of this week (and last week) contacting PR people to get images for this Father’s Day gallery, writing it up, and then assembling it. A lot of the deals involve steak and beer, haha (Hey! Moms like steak and beer too!). Continue reading
Memorial Day brings special discounts for veterans and active military members, food and drink deals, barbecues and brunches. I curated this gallery for NRN (and RH). It’s always fun to see how restaurants celebrate certain holidays. Continue reading
A writer for NRN has now worked for the brand 25 years so our editor-in-chief got everyone on the team customized M&Ms with his face and little messages written on them. We all loved it! This was my lunch (plus a Magnolia Bakery cupcake I got from a co-worker), haha.
I’m pretty cinco’ed out. I spent the last week or so gathering images and info about restaurant deals for Cinco de Mayo, so I’m pretty tired of the words “Cinco de Mayo,” “margarita,” “tequila,” and “tacos.” My friend in Mexico told me that only the state of Puebla celebrates the holiday there. I’ve never celebrated Cinco de Mayo and I’m not sure how or why Americans have latched onto this day, but maybe we all just like an excuse to get drunk and eat tacos (no judgment there).
See how restaurants are partying it up for Cinco de Mayo!
Photo: Morrison Pub/Facebook
Indian cuisine has been around for years now, but it’s slowly becoming more prominent in the mainstream dining experience.
See how the flavors and cooking techniques of this cuisine are inspiring the creation of new menu items and fast-casual concepts.
I handled the digital production for this KFC analysis story in February and my editors let me know that it has gained a good amount of traction online. Nice to know that the time you put in can bring results!
Get the inside story of how the return of Colonel Sanders’ values brought KFC back to life.