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Gourmand Artisan Street Food

The food industry is all about trends. Fads come and go.

Berks County has seen it many times in recent years. We are just coming out of a boom period for barbecue where it seemed every other restaurant that opened was serving smoked meats. 605 more words

Berks County

Garlic Prawns & Good Friends

Well, let’s be honest, if you’re eating garlic anything you need to be with good friends!

A good food and wine experience is always enhanced when shared with good friends and we have a couple of friends who share our love of good food and wine.   280 more words


New Escentual Post: Lolita Lempicka Sweet Perfume Review

The ‘Candy’ in my pseudonym may be a glaring link to the fact that I have a huge sweet tooth. I’m being deadly serious here – when it comes to sugar there is no time for humour. 87 more words

Perfume Reviews

Salt and Steel - Paco Rabanne Olympēa Perfume Review

Criticise Paco Rabanne all you want, but you can never say that they don’t have a knack for tapping into the zeitgeist. Their fragrance launches are a perfect example of how marketing drives the success of a modern perfume, with irresistible packaging and expensive advertising campaigns drawing the consumer in. 846 more words

Perfume Reviews

Quest for Cuisine

On our second to last evening in Paris, myself and two others decided to go out for dinner in pursuit of a more refined culinary experience. 791 more words

Day 269: When There are Waffles to Be Eaten

When there are waffles to be eaten, somebody needs to eat them.

It is true that many think the role of “waffle eater” is an easy one to fill. 105 more words

Shannon Cutts

Vintage Cookbooks

I am in the process of listing many vintage cookbooks on Etsy and eBay.  These books are close to my heart and I want to be thorough with my descriptions.   105 more words