Brittany Jasnoff

The Ultimate: Molten Chocolate Cake

It may no longer be avant-garde, but molten chocolate cake is still perhaps one of the most difficult desserts to pull off. Done right, its slightly crisp outer layer conceals a warm, silky chocolate center; done wrong, it’s a dried-out…

The Planner: Picture This: Engagement Photos

"Funky" is how both Miminos and Derksen describe STUDIO NOUVEAU‘s images. "If you’re looking for photographers who’ll put you in unconventional settings, definitely consider them," says Miminos of Boston shutterbugs Lara Woolfson and Kate Harper. The couple explain that certain…

Wedding Hairstyles: The Mane Dilemma

OVAL Tim Robishaw An oval shape is versatile because it’s proportional: There’s no need to hide a high forehead or downplay a sharp chin. While you can get away with almost any look, a surefire option is a chignon or…

The Ultimate: Pecan Pie

Conventional wisdom has it that the only pecan pies worth tasting are baked down south. But Blue Ribbon Bar-B-Q has a little something to say about that. This barbecue joint’s pecan pie features a firm yet flaky shell (punched up…