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And you may ask yourself, well, how did I get here?

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As I sit here, sipping on a drink that some with lesser livers would deem too-strong, surrounded by mountains of coupon clippings, and a ledger book detailing when and where to use them that would make even the slightest OCD individual develop an aneurysm, I have realized that I also need to send out yet another e-mail to the parents of my son’s first grade class. 943 more words

Autobiographical

Rum and Coke: Fidel Castro and Cuba’s Covert Cocaine Trade

Certain peculiar details from the life of Fidel Castro have always been out of keeping with the popular image of the scraggly-bearded Third World communist revolutionary. 1,121 more words

Historical Revisionism

Aloha Shirt—fashion with a Utiliatarian disposition.

Nothing says, “free spirited, rest easy, and relaxation like a 100% RAYON aloha shirt.”
Yea, we all know that Aloha Shirts get a bad rap from millennial ran rant fashion bloggers. 751 more words

Prose

Rum & Coke Party Favors

I made these amazing party favors for my husband’s 30th birthday. Our inspiration came from similar ideas on Pintrest, but I just HAD to write about ours! 171 more words

Ideas

Carmen Pelaez

Name: Carmen Pelaez

Hometown: Miami

Current Town: Miami post Brooklyn

Affiliations: American Academy of Dramatic Arts

Q: How do you self-identify?
A: Cuban-American and Latina… 442 more words

Have a Drink: Cuba Libre

Cuba Libre cocktail | Relampago’s Rating:

Cuba Libres are basically a Rum and Coke with some lime added. They’re a popular cocktail down here in the Caribbean. 356 more words

Have A Drink

Long term neglect leads to new market growth

As a result of long-term neglect, the effects of contemporary liquor marketing, and other historical factors, most drinking Africans are out of touch with rum. These days, rum is mainly viewed as an alternative to vodka; another way to spike a glass of cola. 414 more words