Exploring British Marmalade – Chivers Olde English Marmalade

Exploring British Marmalade – Chivers Olde English Marmalade

During one late night excursion through Nugget Markets, Alex and I spotted and snagged an imported item from Cambridge, England: Chivers Olde English Marmalade. I slathered some on my English muffin the very next morning. About Chivers Olde English Marmalade According to the label on the jar, this particular marmalade brand originated from Chivers & …

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Breaking News! Cost Plus World Market Has Restocked English Luxury Clotted Cream!

Breaking News! Cost Plus World Market Has Restocked English Luxury Clotted Cream!

What Transpired At half past one o’clock in the afternoon, Mary placed her dirty cleaning rag in the laundry bin and clocked out from work. Ten minutes later, she met her fiance at her house, where they decided to grab a bite to eat and do some shopping. Between half past two and half past …

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Number One Grocery Chain in Northern California – Nugget Markets

Number One Grocery Chain in Northern California – Nugget Markets

Thank you, Stille family members, for your hard work and excellent service in providing customers like me with unique and multicultural shopping experiences. With you and your Nugget Markets, I have found quality British products and more to try and enjoy. Getting to Know Nugget Markets When I learned of my mistake in buying Double …

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Double Devon Cream Found at Cost Plus World Market

Double Devon Cream Found at Cost Plus World Market

Double Devon Cream is different than English Luxury Clotted Cream. In an earlier blog post, I mentioned how my bridal shower spurred me on to search for English Clotted Cream in local retail markets. My hurried research introduced me to Luxury Clotted Cream and Double Devon Cream, two products very similar, but different, to each …

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How We Cook British Bangers and Mash in the USA

How We Cook British Bangers and Mash in the USA

I freely confess to my ignorance of British bangers and mash. Clueless. Confused. Mystified. When my father mentioned them at the dinner table, nothing but a large question mark appeared in my head. American breakfast sausage, Italian sausage, and low-fat turkey sausage are familiar to me. I’ve tried them all, particularly enjoying the flavorful Italian …

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Harry Potter’s Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans at Real-Life Jelly Belly

Harry Potter’s Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans at Real-Life Jelly Belly

What feels like many, many years ago, I stepped out with my mother on a rare window shopping trip meant purely for entertainment. We wandered the nearby factory outlets and eventually found ourselves in a Jelly Belly shop. On this particular shopping trip, I squealed in delight as I discovered for the first time Harry …

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How We Found Out Where to Shop for Jelly Babies

How We Found Out Where to Shop for Jelly Babies

“Jelly Babies were Tom Baker’s favorite!” exclaimed my fiancé. “I’ve been wanting to try them for ages. I think David Tennant likes them, too.” What are Jelly Babies? For those who’ve lost touch with popular British television, Tom Baker and David Tennant are the two most favored Doctors known in the over-50-years-old BBC television series …

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Rose Tyler and How She First Appeared

Rose Tyler and How She First Appeared

Screenwriter and producer Russel T. Davies created a Doctor Who character worthy of some love and attention: Her name was Rose Tyler. Throughout the first two series of the reemerged BBC America television show, Rose grew immeasurably as a companion and an individual. The first episode, titled “Rose” and aired on BBC One in year …

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Jane Austen on Marrying for Money and Comfort

Jane Austen on Marrying for Money and Comfort

Renowned for her romance, author Jane Austen used fiction to write volumes on her thoughts regarding marriage for money and comfort. Casual fans occasionally refer to Elizabeth Bennet and Mr. Darcy in passing when talking about Austen’s literature. Truly avid Austen fans remember the wide and varied side characters in her works, and from these …

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Top 3 Reasons to Try PG Tips

Top 3 Reasons to Try PG Tips

Why I Began Drinking PG Tips Hollywood loves to show British people drinking tea. More specifically, the movie producers like to show young British women in long, pastel-colored dresses holding detailed teacups and saucers, daintily sipping at sugared, black tea and gossiping together about young men in stylish green coats. “Oh, so women drank a lot …

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