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Searching for Beau Brummell in London

One more London story! On my visit last October, I set out to find the Beau Brummell statue. Erected in 2002 the statue stands just outside Piccadilly Arcade on Jermyn Street. 397 more words


Vegan Cookies

Cookies are very easy to make vegan. The only ingredient that you will have to completely have to cut out all together is eggs. Eggs are unnecessary in the recipe, as there is not much effect of removing them. 328 more words

A dandy in aspic

Jean Lorrain, novelist, poet and pitiless critic of Belle Époque Paris, visited Amsterdam in the company of writer Octave Uzanne in October 1896. The pair wandered the waterways, visited the museums, frequented the taverns. 1,386 more words

Belle Époque

Pumpkin S'more Clusters (Gluten-free)

I’m normally can’t stand marshmallows because I grew up on a camp and have probably consumed thousands in my lifetime.   However, if you make them into a s’more, then that is an entirely different story. 332 more words


La Sapeurs: Dandies of the Congo

After the dust of WWII had settled, Congolese soldiers brought Parisian fashions back to the Congo. This is a great example of the cultural exchange which occurs during wartime. 99 more words

Dairy-free, egg-free S'mores Sandwich Cookies

Do you love S’mores? I do. No, correction…I LOVE S’mores!  It’s that fluffy marshmallow melted onto that crunchy sweet graham cracker with just a hint of saltiness, all smothered in smooth, rich melted chocolate! 281 more words