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When Was the Last Time You Sent A “Just Because” Gift?

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With the holidays over and plenty of deep dark winter days still to come, everyone could use the occasional day brightener. Did you know that giving a gift has benefits not only for the recipient, but also for the giver? Let’s take a closer look at the latest research indicating that it is indeed “better to give than to receive,” ... Read More »

Getting Up Close and Personal With Croissants on National Croissant Day

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Anyone who’s ever sank their teeth into a buttery, flaky, oh-so-tasty croissant knows that this beautiful baked good is the very embodiment of the phrase, “tres magnifique.” Just how special are they? An entire day is devoted to their honor! But how did the French corner the market on pastry perfection, and is it possible to enjoy the croissant-eating experience ... Read More »

Sipping and Savoring on “Drink Wine” Day

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Do you enjoy a fruity, semisweet Riesling with a decadent cheese plate? Or what about a big, bold Cabernet Sauvignon with an equally big, bold Porterhouse steak? If so, you’re hardly alone. In fact, the US is now the top-ranked country in the world for wine consumption, according to Wine Spectator. Not only that, but the American appetite for wine ... Read More »

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