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An Ode to Gelato: Top 5

There is nothing like dessert cravings on a beautifully sunny afternoon. I know what you’re thinking. Hasn’t she learned her lesson from her last sweet treats craving? I hear you loud and clear. To answer your question … I did. I have taken to over emphasizing [to every establishment] my known allergens. Most understand, and… Continue reading An Ode to Gelato: Top 5

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Roaming with Allergies

Currently I resemble, what I imagine to be, a newborn alien. Or as my younger brother would say: Sam Cassell. If you are fortunate to have never had an allergic reaction in your life then kudos to you. Like many, I walk around in fear that a meal I was about to devour could end… Continue reading Roaming with Allergies

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Battle of the Fish & Chips, Final Round: Great British Fish and Chips.

(If you are not caught up, read my previous posts Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 1: Applebee’s Fish. and Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 2: Punch & Judy. to do so) Once again, I found myself eating fish and chips. This time is was totally unexpected and was not my original order but ... life. … Continue reading Battle of the Fish & Chips, Final Round: Great British Fish and Chips.

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Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 2: Punch & Judy.

Let me tell you guys. I was about to send this post to the trash bin. This is due to the fact that I could not, for the life of me, remember the name of this place. Hence, in my previous post (Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 1: Applebee’s Fish.) I neglected to… Continue reading Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 2: Punch & Judy.

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Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 1: Applebee’s Fish.

When one thinks of essential British dishes the first meal that comes to mind is fish & chips. There was no way I was travelling all the way to London and not have at least a whiff of this meal. I decided that while in Europe, I would live a pescatarian life. I need to go… Continue reading Battle of the Fish & Chips, Round 1: Applebee’s Fish.

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Veggie Heaven in a Meat Haven

This platter was a pleasant surprise! First off, I didn't expect it to be so huge. My friend was under the impression that it was going to be a bowl of salad, and I mentally prepared myself to devour such. Instead I was presented with a mini feast of sorts. No complaints at this table.… Continue reading Veggie Heaven in a Meat Haven