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Take A Trip To Bavaria Without Leaving Home

Who doesn’t need a little taste of Bavaria in their life, especially when it comes in the form of a Franconian Apple Strudel. That is one of Dagmar Ratensperger’s specialties which she whips up at her cozy little spot in Old Saybrook, Connecticut called Dagmar’s Desserts and Cafe. Dagmar first transplanted herself in Connecticut from Read more…

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Wake Up And Smell The Coffee On The Farm

Carol Adams Dahlke, is cute as a button, no other way to describe her and she is a dynamo too. This mother of three who lives on Ashlawn Farm with her husband Chip, decided to one day start roasting coffee beans, that was about 9 years ago and the operation is at full tilt. This Read more…

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R.J. Julia Bookstore Turns 20!

R.J. Julia Bookstore in Madison, Connecticut is celebrating its 20th birthday. One of the country’s most well known and successful independent bookstores, known for its author events, has a lot to crow about. In a time of a seismic shift in the way in which people read and get their information, this shop chocked full Read more…

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