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Reader cake survey | Pauline Wiles
Anglophile, Tea & Food

Chick Lit Reader Cake Survey

Earlier this year I offered a contest through my author Facebook page for chick lit readers. One question I asked was: What’s your favourite type of cake?  With over 60 responses and approximately 25 types of cake mentioned, I…

Thanksgiving in England | Pauline Wiles
Britain & Travel, Mindfulness

Thanksgiving in England

This year I’m spending the fourth Thursday in November – Thanksgiving Day in the USA – in England with family. Having been in the US now for over a decade, I was curious to see how much of this…

Beginner's guide Welsh Rarebit | Pauline Wiles
Anglophile, Tea & Food

Beginner’s Guide to Welsh Rarebit

Coming up soon, September 3rd has been named National Welsh Rarebit Day in honor of this incredibly tasty toasted cheese snack. It’s one of my favorite indulgences and happily, no rabbits are involved. What is Welsh Rarebit? The simple…

Creative British Translations
Anglophile

Creative British Translations

I had the pleasure recently of talking to a wonderful group of teachers and educators at their annual meeting. To engage my audience I set them the task (with a prize, of course) of coming up with some creative…