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Give the Unexpected

Friday, December 6th, 2013
by on Shopping Around

Those of you who have smugly completed your shopping needn’t read on. The rest of you may discover some original gifts you may not have

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Christian Vautier Le Concept

Saturday, April 7th, 2012
by on Dining Around

Christian Vautier Le Concept’s brand new chocolate shop in the Lower East Side is not just another truffle joint; this place is the real deal.

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Deborah Edell—Wedding Cake Bliss

Sunday, June 6th, 2010
by on Dining Around

If you want to ease the stress of finding the perfect wedding cake, contact Deborah Edell at Perry Street Cakes. I found Deborah through the

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Tasting Chocolate and Wine at Boscobel

Sunday, May 9th, 2010
by on Living Around

Sometimes these writing assignments for Woman Around Town can be downright grueling for a reporter. Take the recent “wine and chocolate” lecture held at Historic

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Pastry Tarts Fit for a Queen

Sunday, February 28th, 2010
by on Living Around

By Merry Sheils Lewis Carroll had the right idea, if not exactly the perfect result. For those among us who may not be up on

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Remedy SuperStress with Chocolate

Saturday, November 7th, 2009
by on Living Around

By Roberta Lee M.D. If you love chocolate, you’re not alone. It turns out that the average person in the United States consumes approximately 12

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Week Four: Letting People into Your World

Sunday, October 18th, 2009
by on Playing Around

Woman Around Town’s Anne Richmond is attending an eight-week course on standup comedy at the Comic Strip and writing about her experience. This is her

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Brussels for a Get Away Weekend

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009
by on Living Around

When the stock market plummeted last winter, many people gave up the idea of a summer vacation, instead planning a staycation – a day at

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