Dear Ol’ Smokey,

Ol' Smokey from The Roost

Ol’ Smokey from The Roost

You are true to your name. Smooth, spicy, bacony: What else could you ask for in a Bloody Mary?


Alma is a journalist by trade, living and working in Chicago while staying true to her tree-hugging spirit, L.A. spirit. Favorite pastimes include watching great television, listening to fantastic podcasts and daydreaming about writing a novel. Favorite foods run the gamut from sweet to salty to savory to eggs Benedict. And chocolate. Especially chocolate.