Originally posted on The Domestic Man:
Roasted asparagus is no big deal, right? To roast asparagus, you basically just roast asparagus – not really worthy of a dedicated blog post. But pair this under-appreciated vegetable with a traditional Béarnaise sauce and you’ve got something spectacular. It’s funny what a few egg yolks and some butter…

Featured: Acacia wood trays and bowls. Kilner Clip Top Jars. Laguna Placemats. We take most of our own photographs here at Pacific Merchants HQ. As a result, we’ve learned how to prepare for a photoshoot, as well as how to have a photoshoot at home, which keeps our budget reasonable and our photos really relevant. […]

As I’m sure you’re all well-aware, the Superbowl is right around the corner. When is the Superbowl? February Second, 2014. With this year’s Superbowl tickets costing upwards of $2,500 a pop (if you can find one.)  There’s a pretty good chance that you’re watching the game from on a TV somewhere. And there’s a really […]

As 2013 winds down, we’re taking a quick look at some of our favorite products from the last 12 months.  It’s been an exciting year, and we’re psyched to share some of that excitement with you   We were thrilled to bring in a new line this year, and we couldn’t have asked for something […]

Sure, putting a bow on it may not be quite as hip as, say, putting a bird on it, but creative wrapping sure makes gifts stand out! Now that we’re stocked up on carefully chosen, lovingly made ornaments, we’re all about putting as much care into the wrapping as the gift itself. It really is […]

Originally posted on The Domestic Man:
To tell the truth, it’s not often that I get a hankering for a meal-sized salad. There’s a lot of chewing involved. But if I am going to sit down and enjoy a full salad, I prefer to eat something made with a wide variety of hearty ingredients. In…

Well, we’ve talked sweets, we’ve decked the halls, made the gifts and generally gotten you ready for Christmas. But what Christmas would be complete without a really awesome Christmas dinner?  Whether you’re stuck in a rut, ready to spice up some classics, or hosting for the very first time, we’ve got some insanely delicious options […]