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no regrets

My only regret in life is that I didn’t drink enough Champagne. ~ Robert Noecker Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right. ~ Mark Twain  last month, on a stunning morning jog in london, it … Continue reading

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ego shine

Everybody wants to shine a little bit, even a wallflower. ~ Phyllis Smith what shines the most in london is not necessarily the sun.  but then, you must know that london is not known for its sunshine.  yet, i found shine … Continue reading

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Imagination magnifies small objects with fantastic exaggeration until they fill our soul. ~ Blaise Pascal 

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it all started in a back street in nottingham.  6 byard lane.  well, the business part.  the creative part, he had that it in him.  he also had behind him, pauline denyer, who was then teaching fashion at the city art … Continue reading

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i knew it was about a tradition, about a history.  but how does a tradition begin, a history made?  it has a beginning and it must have time.  last thursday at the River Cafe, i told my dear friend pino, that … Continue reading

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Don’t let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.  ~ Anaïs Nin  after days of on going rain, the sky showed its blue hue.  yes, blue.  it’s a blue hue that takes your blues away.  a blue hued sky can do that. … Continue reading

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luvFAB recipe

potato salad with artichokes serves 4-6 ingredients 24 ounces yukon gold or fingerling potatoes (organic) 1 (6 oz.) jar artichoke hearts, drained, quartered 1 jar (6.35 oz.) cream of artichoke 1/3 cup baby spinach (organic), finely sliced 2 tbs. capers, … Continue reading

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we had been at the opening in london, eight years before, and it was just spectacular.  so when my luvFAB Zuma opened in 2010, on this side of the pond, it was a celebration for the miami restaurant scene.  miami is billed … Continue reading

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the sweetest honey

The sweetest honey Is loathsome in his own deliciousness And in the taste confounds the appetite. ~ William Shakespeare (1564-1616) ‘Romeo and Juliet’ i can’t leave london without stopping by 181 picadilly, Fortnum & Mason‘s address for over 300 years, as i … Continue reading

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