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New Year is a wonderful time of the year – it always brings hope that the new year will be better than last year (even if last year was good),...
One of my favorite weekends during my semester abroad in Paris was in mid-February, when my best friend Julie came to visit me from London, where she...
Well, actually, you can call it that if you want, I just wanted to involve LL Cool J in this post somehow (ladies love him, or so I’ve heard). That’s...
Over the course of the semester I spent in Paris during my sophomore year of college, I ate some pretty spectacular things. One of my first meals was...
During the second half of my sophomore year at New York University, I spent a semester studying abroad in Paris, and it was easily one of the best...
Then Now I walked out into the water and turned around to look back at the coast line and at what our troops must have seen as they jumped into the...
(image via ) Holiday traditions may vary from family to family, country to country, and continent to continent, but there is one thing that doesn’t...
Ok, so maybe that blog title is a little misleading. I was not throwing fish at people on the streets of the Big Apple last Wednesday, and don’t...
( image via conor lawless ) Calvados is an apple brandy from the French region of Lower Normandy. Spirits, say many people, “are just too strong.”...
Homemade gifts are a wonderful expression of your friendship and care — and they have the added benefits of showing your creativity at an affordable...
(photo via MarthaStewart.com ) Give your tried-and-true recipes a Mediterranean makeover by adding new flavor accents. Balsamic vinegars, spices,...
(photo via dkimages ) We are all supposed to know that cheese is an old “made food” that we humans still eat because the wandering nomads, the...

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