Monthly Archives: January 2016

Baguette Battle New York 2016

Disclaimer: In exchange for this review, I received a ticket to the 2016 Baguette Battle New York. The first of its kind…in New York.  Brought to us by the French-American news site French Morning and hosted at the Midtown Sofitel … Continue reading

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Natto Now, Natto (for) Ever: Japanese Fermented Soybeans

Natto (なっとう/納豆) refers to the Japanese April Fool’s joke breakfast consisting of fermented soybeans.  As legumes they’re a good source of fiber and protein, and natto has the added benefits of offering ample amounts of the B-vitamin complex, vitamin C … Continue reading

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The 13th Annual New York Times Travel Show

Disclaimer: In exchange for a press pass to The 13th Annual New York Times Travel Show, I am writing this brief review. The 13th Annual New York Times Travel Show took place on 8-10 January, 2016, at the Javits Center … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: UNO MAS, Bangkok, Thailand

Disclaimer: In exchange for a review of UNO MAS, my associate and I received a comped dinner.  Photos are courtesy of both Mr. Mark Reardon and UNO MAS. “Spanish food in Bangkok, Thailand?”, you reluctantly utter…why not, I say.  After … Continue reading

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