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My Awesome International Foodie Penpals Experience!

This post is way overdue, and I really owe Elizabeth over at The Young Retiree an apology for that. But better late than never, I always say (because I’m pretty much always late…with everything)! 292 more words

Foodie Penpals

Foodie Penpal No-Show

My August foodie penpal box never showed up. :-( I’m not sure why, since I haven’t received an email response querying the status.
I got matched with Ilka from Puerto Rico and although PR is a US territory and it costs the same to mail to PR as to any other part of the USA, I wonder if that’s the reason. 235 more words

Running Mates

Foodie Penpals- August Reveal (2014)

So, at the beginning of the month I mentioned that I was taking part in the very exciting Foodie PenPals scheme run by the lovely (and obviously very organised) Carol Ann from the “ 1,161 more words

Foodie Penpals

Foodie Penpals August: Home and Away

My penpal (Ruth) came from London again this month – so close to home infact that the parcel was hand delivered – though sadly I was out. 669 more words


Foodie Pals August

I was very impressed with my foodie parcel this month which came from the lovely Gale over at http://lakemichiganuponthames.com.
The reason why I liked my parcel so much is because it was obvious just how much effort Gale had put into it. 127 more words


Show and Tell Thursday + Instant Japanese Pickle

All I can say is, “wow!” After hovering around the front door for a couple of days – occasionally having dark thoughts of neighbours signing for my special delivery and not handing it over – it arrived. 707 more words


#22: Oven-fried jerk chicken

While the cat’s away, the mouse can… cook as much spicy food as she likes? I’m sure that’s how the saying goes. Either way, with my chili-averse boyfriend away on a work trip, I felt it was the perfect opportunity to to try out the… 206 more words

Eating In