are one of the only affordable self-pampering indulgences we have left
in this terrible economy. Who can splurge on a car or a spa vacation or
a pony right now? Most of us are freaking out because we have no money.
But multi-taskers have reason to rejoice: you can combine your quest to
find your inner Zen master with your self-medicating impulse to down
cocktail after sweet, sweet cocktail.
Cucumber season is around
the corner, and thank God. Everyone’s favorite phallic vegetable is an
instant cure for those puffy eyes — you know, the ones that have
swelled up to bee-stung proportions thanks to bouts of finance-related
weeping. Take a deep breath, then a deep swig of the Cucumber and
Pomegranate Mojito ($17) at Sensing (3 Battery Wharf, Boston,
617.994.9000); its hand-pressed E