Category Archives: Chocolate

Peaceful Provisions Headlines Pine Box Rock Shop Vegan Shopup

I am always ecstatic to learn about new sources of good quality scrumptious vegan baked goods.  So when my brother Chris told me about Peaceful Provisions, a floating bakery that shows up at various events in Brooklyn, I was very … Continue reading

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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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Riverdel Cheese Shop Return Encounters Vegan Sweets

I went back to Riverdel Cheese Shop in Brooklyn’s Prospect Heights neighborhood a few days ago to stock up on more vegan cheese.  What I didn’t expect is that I would also buy a variety of vegan sweets, things I … Continue reading

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Jagiellonian University and Morskie Oko Frame Krakow Day Three

The previous day of a blah visit to Kazimierz rescued by a visit to Soya Cafe had not served to dampen our enthusiasm for Krakow.  The weather had improved for our third day, and we had a full day of … Continue reading

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Dairy and Gluten Free Five Layer Cake: Thanks, Wilton and King Arthur!

My dairy and gluten free five layer cake was many weeks in the making.  When I first saw the Wilton 5 Layer Cake Pan Set in Sur la Table (where I work part-time), I was intrigued.  The thought of making … Continue reading

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Mont Saint-Michel to the Marais: Final Day in France, Part One

Our final full day of our trip to France started in Mont Saint-Michel.  It was a traveling day, a day to get back to Paris, but there would be some time to enjoy a little more of Paris before heading … Continue reading

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Hu Chocolate: Ethical AND Tasty?

When I discovered Hu Chocolate Bars in my local Whole Foods Supermarket, I knew nothing at all about the company or its products.  What did I think of the chocolate bar I tasted?  I will get to my assessment in … Continue reading

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