Today’s Featured Article

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The Myths And The Facts About The World’s Most Luxurious Delicacy

While Beluga caviar is adored for whetting the appetite, and Cristal champagne is a choice elixir to enliven the spirit, there is still no rival for the one delicacy that is quickly becoming the world’s most beloved food when it comes to nourishment, delicate taste, and happiness of mind.  We are talking about sashimi—and it […]

Books & Literature

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The Trouble with Paradise

"A Rare Look Into Man, the Planet, and the Universe. In his book, The Trouble with Paradise, Dr. Robin Lincoln Wood tackles the question of what it means to be alive." Read more about Dr. Wood and his books on his website. … [Continue Reading]

Gourmet

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Remembering Old Traditions of Swiss Delicacies

As a child, I loved the Swiss dessert delicacy, from the tiny canton in Appenzell, we called the “biberli”. It was reserved as a reward for quality accomplishments and holiday celebrations in our home. The original recipe was an extremely delicate almond paste and honey, sandwiched between a richly perfumed cake, soft and dense like […]

Lifestyle Trends

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Alexander Kanevsky – a modern-day Renaissance Artist

Alexander Kanevsky looks poised to be an artist on everyone's radar for 2015. The Soviet-born, … [Continue Reading]

Travel & Tourism

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Cathar history in the South of France

By. Natalie Trent - La Dolce Vita Azille   Cathar sites & ruins in the South of France The abundance of Cathar history in the Aude region of the South of France is amazing, with many castles, sites & ruins strategically placed on … [Continue Reading]

Wellness & Fitness

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Thalassotherapy

What is Thalassotherapy? From the Greek word Thalassa meaning “ocean,” true Thalassotherapy includes incorporating all of the healthy marine elements by way of water exercise, ingestion of salty … [Continue Reading]

Wine

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The Wines of Chateau Valmy – Argeles-sur-Mer, France

Best of Roussillon with La Tour Apollinaire The Wines of Chateau Valmy – Argeles-sur-Mer, … [Continue Reading]

Designer Quotes

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The Chapel

“Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy”
-Guillaume Apollinaire

Daily Literary Quote

She Was a Free Bird

“She was a free bird one minute: queen of the world and laughing. The next minute she would be in tears like a porcelain angel, about to teeter, fall and break. She never cried because she was afraid that something ‘would’ happen; she would cry because she feared something that could render the world more […]