For this issue, we asked our contributors, “What in your life do you consider worth a splurge?” Click on the pictures below for their answers, and for links to their individual websites.


Mercedes Tarasovich-Clark

I don’t spend much on hair or clothes, but one thing I always splurge on is food. I’m crazy about flavors, and don’t hesitate to try something new, fancy, or exotic. A pricey little packet of smoked sea salt, some rich dark chocolate, or a saffron-rich curry can all provide joy and inspiration.