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2019 beltie prize winner james anderson

The 2019 Beltie Prize for Best Mystery Goes To….

The 2019 Beltie Prize for best mystery goes to James Anderson for his superb novel, Lullaby Road. Why? You may ask. Well, I dare you to read up to the top of page 5 and want to stop. And it only gets better from there. This is not only a story of community, but also the redemptive qualities of community. Lullaby Road, in some ways, is like the island of misfit children....



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Luxe Sugar Cubes

Just when you think you've seen it all, a company like Teaspressa comes along and changes the whole game. Imagine a world where you can whip up a cocktail, a fancy coffee drink, or a sophisticated champagne concoction with just one sugar cube. It's possible, thanks to the luxe sugar cubes from Teaspressa! Take the Old Fashioned cube, for example: add it to your favorite bourbon, stir, and...



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Bitter Housewife Bitters

Entertaining with Nest

Now that the weather has taken a more reasonable turn, it’s got us thinking about long nights on the patio with a drink in hand, March Madness, barbeques, and pool parties. Having people over or heading over to a friend’s house often necessitates some prep. You either need to stock your bar or bring a gift, and we can help you with both. Our cocktail mixers by Bittermilk, Bitter Housewife,...



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New Year, New Books!

There’s nothing quite like a good book for getting you inspired, or whittling away an afternoon. In Dovecote and Nest, we have a great selection of books, and since it’s likely you’ve set some New Year resolutions (even if it’s just to read more!), here are some books that might keep you on the straight and narrow just a little longer. If you want to clean up your diet: Savage...



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