Category Archives: Beverages

Rouen Ceramics Museum and Palais des Thes and Dame Cakes

Having spent a full day in Bayeux the day before, we got an early start on our fourth day in Rouen, a Thursday.  In the afternoon, we took a bus over to the Musee des Beaux-arts stop, and walked past … Continue reading

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Wachau Valley Cruise from Melk to Krems

Therese and I spent the last two days of our August 2015 trip to Austria and Poland on a Wachau Valley Cruise from Melk to Krems, staying overnight in Krems before returning to Vienna and then home to NYC the next … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Milk Alternatives

Nowadays there is much debate over which is the best of the various dairy free milk alternatives.  I don’t wish to repeat the information that is already out there; for example, I will not be telling you which are the … Continue reading

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Vegan Smoothies at Lo Lo Foods

We didn’t go to Chelsea Market expecting to go to Lo Lo Foods.  Actually, I was hoping to find a stand for One Lucky Duck – I was jonesing a bit for one of their amazing raw vegan desserts.  But … Continue reading

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Buongiorno Espresso Bar

Since Therese and I moved to Midtown, I have been trying to make the rounds of the nearby coffee bars for two reasons, of course.  The first is that Therese is the coffee-drinker in the family, and we are looking … Continue reading

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Starbucks Iced Chai with Coconut Milk

Finally, after waiting for years, us dairy free folks have an alternative to soy milk at Starbucks!  So it was that with great excitement, I stopped in at my local coffee spot and ordered my first Starbucks Iced Chai with … Continue reading

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Vinograf Wine Bar Prague

On our last full day in Prague, we stopped in for lunch at Vinograf Wine Bar Prague.  There are actually 2 locations for this establishment I believe – we visited the smaller of the two, on a twisty side street … Continue reading

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