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A Tisket, a Tasket, Go Shopping With a Basket

It’s a very “Little Red Riding Hood” thing to do… (and she was European, after all!) WHAT IT IS I bought this charming basket at village “Sunday festival” in Bavaria. (Shops were never open on Sundays, so about once or twice a year they would allow shops to open, and make an occasion of it).  There were an array of …

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European Chocolate–Vive la Différence!

February 14th is a chocolate-dipped day.  This year, dip your day into the chocolates of Europe. WHAT IT IS We know there’s a difference between European chocolate and a bag of Halloween candy—but what is it?  Basically, it has to do with the quality of ingredients.  Cheap chocolate will use cheap ingredients, such as oils …

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