I just placed an order today to my Phone company to bring back my number to it. With the earthquake here in New England the other night, the cell towers were overwhelmed and the web crawled to a snails pace for a bit and It was not an emergency! Imagine if it had been. My Voip phone service was coming up for renewal so I was able to bundle my Internet, Phone and Directv and get some money off of each service, Yes, let’s hear it for the Landline.
Certainly, nothing in my Hong Kong upbringing prepared me for such a taste in the gothic (although I spent a lot of time reading Dickens in furious South East Asian heat). But I adore it. And this is where fashion is at its most visceral. The corn would be from one of the many varieties grown in Suffolk, each with a different primary purpose. Thus the farmers would offer their grain to different merchants, trading one off against the other to obtain the best price for their crop. The merchants, similarly, would negotiate with the many different farmers, trying to buy the best of the crop for the lowest price..
Before Julia moved from Cambridge to California, she hosted a dinner party, but many guests brought the food. She genuinely appreciated everyone else’s cooking efforts. There was much scurrying in her kitchen, while she sat in the garden sipping wine.
Stella McCartney’s 60s style pink dress with lips, heats and matches is one of the most talked about pieces. It will debut in December issue of British Vogue, and seems to be just the perfect choice for Christmas or St. Valentine’s. All problems are easy to solve as long as they’re somebody else’s. Every impoverished person has heard a well off stranger say, “Why don’t you just get a better job?” Everyone suffering from depression has heard some version of “Why don’t you just cheer up?” This is true even if your situation is both awful and depressingly common, like domestic abuse. You’ll hear plenty of “Why don’t you just leave their sorry ass?”.
In the kitchen, head chef Ryan O’Flynn has created a well balanced menu of French classics with contemporary flourishes. The wine list is also French, and the bottle of Domaine Denis Gaudry Pouilly Fum 2004 (24) we ordered was bone dry white with plenty of backbone. It was a decent match for a well made bowl of chilled gazpacho (5) and a piece of braised pork belly (7) that was absurdly tender and served with an exquisite salad of Puy lentils doused in a heavily reduced meat stock and a teardrop of sweet, smooth carrot pure..