Back to the Grind, by Lauren

December 17, 2012

I won’t lie to you it’s been a rough couple of weeks.  I took a new job for four months in which I subsequently feel overqualified and underqualified for all at the same time.  It’s running a department of 3D artists and VFX  for commercial production.  It’s not really my forte, being directly involved with [...]

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The Rules, by Hilary

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I’ve been thinking a lot about the “rules” lately.  The rules of life.  The ones I have fought with for 42 years yet still at times attempt to live by because of a life time of programing.  Why do I try to live by them when I don’t even believe in them and who created [...]

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Show Your Thanks, by Lauren

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Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and I am not going home this year.  Instead my parents are coming for a visit post Thanksgiving.  Which doesn’t make not being home for thanksgiving any easier.  It’s my favorite holiday and really the only one I celebrate.  So this year we wanted to throw a Show Your Thanks Ghetto-gether.  [...]

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Ghetto-Gether Alert! Reservations are now OPEN for Saturday November 17th!

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As some of you amazing blog readers know, Edible Europe has been hosting monthly Ghetto-gethers in Amsterdam (OK its been a few months since the last one, but hey, I’ve been busy flying back and forth to London and the US for work).  If you’re new to the site and wondering what the hell is a [...]

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And the Winner Is…Spain! by Lauren

October 19, 2012

Even though it was a typical rainy Amsterdam evening outside, it was all Italian and Spanish fever inside Little Collins.  The soft glow from the slowly dripping candles stood proud on the wooden tables of Little Collins as the sound system intertwined hip hop Italian and ballads of Spanish Guitar. Dita from Salotto Rosso, although [...]

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New EVENT! Battle of the Bruschettas on Oct 18th

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I know its been a while since the last Edible Europe event.  I know you guys are dying for another Ghetto-gether.  And I promise there will be more Ghetto-gethers.  Soon, very soon.  Keep your eyes peeled next month, I swear.  But this month is special, very very special.  And I promise you’ll love this event [...]

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Macro school and deep fried pizza, by Hilary

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My life for the last 6 weeks has been a series of packing and unpacking my suitcase. I remember planning all my travels months ago and thinking (as one of my friends likes to say to me quite often) I may just be a little mental. After Cyprus, which was amazing but now seems like [...]

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