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Wine Bonanza: Gourmet Food Tasting

Not just about wines A few days ago, AT Marketing invited me and V to sample the food at Wine Bonanza. I was there during the media launch, imbibed the delicious wines, and tried some of the dishes. This time, the focus was on the modern fusion cuisine. We were given a glass of Christian…

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Get your own German maid?

An all-in-one can-cook-anything maid of German descent? Not quite. I was invited by Sandra, whom I met at a website building workshop a few weeks ago. We talked for a bit then she asked, “Do you like eating?” Of course, I do. I just don’t like cooking. “Ok,” she said. “Would you like to come…

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Postmodern Jukebox & Straight No Chaser

  H and I attended our first concert together last night. We attended concerts previously but never together, usually because we have different tastes in music. He likes jazz. I like J Lo. He likes breathy French singers. I like the haunting voice of Enya. Early this year, our musical tastes aligned when we discovered…

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Merseyside – Balls, Beaches, and Beatles

We wanted to see more of England, not just London and the usual touristy places of Stonehenge and Bath, in the limited time we have so we thought it would be a good idea to meet up with some of my friends. One couple lives in North Yorkshire, another lives in Merseyside. What to do?…

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Tall Ships in Boston

Last Sunday, we had to wake up earlier than usual on a weekend because we wanted to beat the crowd to Boston Harbor. H got intrigued by all the posters about the Tall Ships arriving in Boston, he decided it would be a great day for a weekend date. Thus, we found ourselves following the…

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