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Vanilla – real vanilla is transformative in cookies, cakes, custards, curries. This bundle is such a treat. Peter Luger Steak Sauce – the greatest steak sauce, from arguably the greatest steakhouse in NYC. Perfect with all kinds of meat – … Continue reading
Peppermint bark – ruinously expensive, but totally delicious. It’s a classic. Quality Streets – The absolute British festive chocolate of choice. A flavor for every taste – I knew Jon and I were meant to be together when it turned … Continue reading
Let’s be honest. In the school nativity play, the role, The Role, really, is Mary. She might not get a lot of lines, but she gets all the glory for sure. Glory, and a pale blue robe.
Thanksgiving is great. Love it. Thank you, America. Especially for the sweet potato bake. But I’m not going to lie – I might actually enjoy the leftovers more than the dinner.
What are you thankful for this year? That’s the question on the table today.
Things advertisers in my inbox think I need that I didn’t think I needed before I saw the advert, and now I’m not so sure:
One Halloween when my husband was a teenager, he was picked to perform in a Murder Mystery night hosted by the local Rotary Club. “It was themed around classic Halloween characters – Dracula, Frankenstein, a Ghost. Someone got murdered, and the … Continue reading
I suppose birthdays are the ideal time to take stock and make plans, assess progress, plan change etc. A time to get honest about what we want from life, and what we’re deluding ourselves about.
This, from Jeanmarie, who heard it from a man she met on a windy train platform on her commute into the city one early morning.