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Category Archives: Food and Drink

November 5, 2010 What we love about Italy

Having just returned from our Spring photo shoot in Sicily, we’re still thinking about what a wonderful place it is and when to return. Here are a few of the things we love most about Italy, and Sicily in particular. Not surprisingly, many … Continue reading

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October 12, 2010 Life is Like a Box of Chocolates

We’re proud to be honored by I.D. Magazine’s 2010 Annual Design Review, with a design distinction award for our retail packaging.  The beautiful designs for our store bags, gift boxes, and hangtags were crafted by the renowned Kansas City firm, Willoughby … Continue reading

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August 12, 2010 Seeing the Sights of St. Tropez

  St. Tropez started out as a sleepy fishing village but was discovered in the late 19th century by artists such as Signac and Matisse for its incredible light. Popularized in the 50s by Hollywood, most notably when Brigitte … Continue reading

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July 27, 2010 Happy Independence Day, Peru!

July 28th commemorates the 189th anniversary of Peru’s independence from Spanish rule, won by the Argentine liberator, General Jose de San Martin, in 1821. Although Peruvian Independence Day is officially on the 28th, the festivities traditionally begin on the night … Continue reading

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March 17, 2010 Through the Grapevine

March is a time for dusting out closets and heralding the first glimpses of spring sunshine. In Peru, it’s the time of the annual grape harvest. Every year, the southern Peruvian city of Ica hosts the traditional International Vintage Festival … Continue reading

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