The lifestyle entrepreneur said that she disagreed with the Food Network star’s suggestion to cope with COVID by drinking, saying it wasn’t ‘charming.’
Martha Stewart doesn’t think that drinking is the best use of your time during the COVID-19 pandemic.The 80-year-old TV personality gave some serious side-eye to Ina Garten’s advice to pour some huge cosmopolitans to help get through the COVID-19 pandemic in a January 26 interview with People. Martha said that the 73-year-old Barefoot Contessa host’s advice wasn’t “charming.”
Who could forget Ina’s iconic video where she made a massive cosmo to help keep happy hour alive at the height of quarantine in April 2020? The Food Network personality had taken to her social media to share the recipe for the gigantic quarantini, and she joked that “during a crisis, you know, cocktail hour can be almost any hour,” but Martha didn’t seem impressed by the advice to give hearty pours.
While admitting that she wasn’t a big drinker (even though she also just launched her own brand of chardonnay Martha’s Chard), the businesswoman shared that she didn’t think it was the best to use alcohol to get through difficult times. “I do not agree about taking to drink to cope with things like the pandemic,” she told People. “To me that’s not charming.”
Martha admitted she wasn’t a fan of Ina Garten’s advice to get through the pandemic with cocktails. (Anthony Harvey/Gregory Pace/BEI/Shutterstock)
Martha said she preferred to throw herself into her work and family throughout difficult and stressful times. “To me it’s continuing to work really hard, to be as productive as I possibly can be, to enjoy my grandchildren,” she explained. “I have a lot of energy and a lot of curiosity. I get up early every single day.”
Of course, Ina wasn’t the only star mixing up cocktails amid the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Meryl Streep showed fans she was fond of martinis, while shaking up a drink during a virtual concert performance celebrating late composer Stephen Sondheim’s 90th birthday in April 2020. The Academy Award-winning actress’s drink shaking sent Twitter into a stir—or rather, a shake. Steph and Ayesha Curry also shared that they were making the most of their time at home with some drinks back in April 2020.
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Street Photography by Juri Nesterov Documents Ukrainian Life Across Decades
Photography, and street photography, in particular, has the power to preserve the fleeting, framing the brief encounters and dalliances that sometimes end as quickly as they began. This impulse to document the momentary permeates throughout Juri Nesterov‘s body of work that serves as a visual record of those he’s witnessed within the last five decades. “When I look into the camera’s viewfinder, something inexplicable happens: thousands of images appear in my memory,” he writes.
Nesterov was born in 1954 in Krasnyi Luch, a city in the Luhansk province of what is now Ukraine. At the time, the area was part of Soviet Russia, and this shift in borders parallels the photographer’s practice, which often centers on the transient and ephemeral nature of the human experience.
Because of revolution, war, and collapse, Nesterov’s photos also chronicle life under the control of governments that have since dissolved, and the context of being surrounded by such inability makes his focus on the fundamental humanity of his subjects even more impactful. He says:
After a while, looking at my prints, I feel like the photos are electric. Most of the time I hear the question: “Where was this picture taken” or “What kind of camera? What lens?” I really want to answer: “in the world of people with their thoughts, disappointments, and hopes.”…Does it matter where exactly I pressed the camera button?… Look at the world, we all have the same starry sky.
Nesterov worked in journalism for many years and has exhibited his photos throughout Europe, although some of his prints housed at a Ukrainian museum were destroyed during shelling a few years back. Head to Flickr to explore an incredible archive of his photos that until recently, he was still developing in his kitchen in Kyiv.
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Kourtney Kardashian Says She Got Therapy After She ‘Couldn’t Stop Crying’ Following Scott Disick Split
Kourtney Kardashian revealed therapy has made her ‘really sensitive’ and helped her deal with an ‘abundance of feelings.’
Kourtney Kardashian, 42, revealed she’s been on a “therapy journey” since 2017 — which would have began shortly after her split from longtime boyfriend Scott Disick, 39. “I would just start crying all the time,” she said in Bustle magazine’s March 3 issue of what made her seek mental health support. “‘I just have feelings; like, an abundance of them,” she added, noting that working with a therapist has made her more “sensitive.”
The Poosh founder and former beau Scott began their rocky romance back in 2007, and welcomed three kids together: Mason, 11, Penelope, 9, and Reign, 6. Shortly after the birth of Reign, and amid Scott’s on-going struggles with drugs and alcohol, the pair called things quits. Over the years, Scott has maintained a close relationship with the Kardashian-Jenner clan — particularly with Kourtney’s younger sister Khloe Kardashian and mom Kris Jenner. Kourtney has admitted that Scott continuing to be included by her family members on vacations and holidays made moving on from the relationship more difficult.
Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick began their romance in 2007, and split for good in 2016. (SplashNews)
After engaging in therapy, she says she experienced “growth” that helped her move forward. “I see the growth that comes from those unhappy places which make it all worth it. I’m like, ‘If we didn’t go through these roller coasters, you wouldn’t get to the good part,’” she added.
Kourtney Kardashian and fiancé Travis Baker. (Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/Shutterstock)
Kourt is now in a much happier place in her life: the reality star began a romance with fiancé Travis Barker, 46, in early 2021 that lead to a proposal just 10 months later. This marks Kourtney’s first time being engaged, and the pair — affectionately named “Kravis” — seem happier than her. After her split from Scott, the 42-year-old also dated model Younes Bendjima on-and-off.
The health guru has previously opened about therapy, revealing she has a “double session” weekly to Health magazine. “I look forward to it every week! Having that awareness, I find that I can almost catch things before they become a bigger deal,” she said. “When those harder moments do happen, I think, ‘What’s the lesson that I’m supposed to be learning?’” she pondered.
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