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Month: August 2012

Tuscany Now – A Competition

Tuscany Now – A Competition

I am entering a competition by Tuscany Now and we have to answer a question and post this answer on our blog.  The question is:- What is our favourite element of Tuscany? The prize is a stay for two in one of their villas in Tuscany.   […]

Vanilla for Bloggers – Bake with Eric Lanlard

Vanilla for Bloggers – Bake with Eric Lanlard

  When I was invited to attend a blogger’s event in South London recently I jumped at the chance. Was it because it was put on by Neilsen-Massey the vanilla experts or was it the chance to meet and work with Eric Lanlard, well known […]

Brasserie Blanc – Restaurant Review

Brasserie Blanc – Restaurant Review

St Albans is becoming very popular with celebrity restauranteers and the latest newcomer to the block is Raymond Blanc.  Brasserie Blanc opens in St Albans on Verulam Road on Saturday 18 August 2012 and in anticipation of the opening they held a series of preview […]

Charbonnel et Walker – Blogger Event

Charbonnel et Walker – Blogger Event

Last Thursday night I attended a blogger event at Carbonnel et Walker’s Old Bond Street store.  Lovely to step into an air conditioned environment but the evening got better and better.  We were offered a glass of sparkling rose and a white chocolate truffel as we arrived. […]

Visit Denmark

Visit Denmark

There is a part of Denmark in the UK at the moment.  St Katherine’s Dock near Tower Bridge on the River Thames in London has been invaded by The Vikings! But they come in peace and they bring bacon. 125 years ago the first schooner […]