Monthly Archives: November 2011

Taste of the season – Gingerbread 3 ways

“And I had but one penny in the world. Thou should’st have it to buy gingerbread.” – William Shakespeare, Love’s Labours Lost Originally the term gingerbread referred to preserved ginger, but over time it has come to refer to a … Continue reading

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Christmas Greetings That Leap Off The Page

“Now to the Lord sing praises, All you within this place, And with true love and brotherhood Each other now embrace; This holy tide of Christmas All other doth deface. O tidings of comfort and joy, Comfort and joy O … Continue reading

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Big Girl Drinks: A Woman’s Take on Whisky

I’m watching Mad Men (I’m a huge fan).  Roger Sterling has just walked into Don Draper’s office and Don has poured him the customary drink.  Now, Roger is more of a vodka man, but Don, he’s a rye man.  On … Continue reading

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Styling your holiday photos

I don’t know if you’ve been out and about in any retail stores in the days since Halloween, but it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas out there!  It seems like every year the holiday decorations go up a … Continue reading

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A Glass of Bollywood

Warning: This post contains alcohol… Many, many years ago I was introduced to South Asian culture. I immediately fell in love with the fashions. The brightly coloured, beaded fabrics and detailed jewellery mesmerized me. I love red and was thrilled … Continue reading

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