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Posted by the Fair Maiden on June 3, 2013

If you knew about this and didn’t tell me… so help you. With a winning bid of a mere 12,050 pounds (roughly $18,500 USD), these two (of eight) rare bottles…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on April 8, 2013

Yes, it’s been a while. Hush up, I’ve been busy doing this:                     This:              …

Posted by the Fair Maiden on November 8, 2012

An advent calendar is a “special calendar” used to “count or celebrate the days of the Advent (an Anglicized form of the Latin word adventus meaning ‘coming’) in anticipation of…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on October 16, 2012

There’s a sudden spike in whisky events in my city. Could it be the colder weather? Maybe it’s the colder people (who need a few drinks)? I’ll go with colder…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on September 5, 2012

OK, fine, it’s been a while. And yes, I’ve packed on a few pounds, sue me. (I can’t help it, my mum keeps sending me potica* from my favorite bakery!)…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on April 5, 2012

It doesn’t take much to make me happy. An episode or fifteen of Arrested Development. A donut or 12 from Pepples (warning: you’re liable to see God with the vanilla…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on February 22, 2012

What are some things that come to mind when I mention: “a can of ______”? You’re thinking of this, right?           And this?      …

Posted by the Fair Maiden on February 12, 2012

I love Jameson. Really, I do. So much so that I wanna shout it from the rooftops. (And often, I do.) I’ve also introduced it to my mother, and not surprisingly,…

Posted by the Fair Maiden on November 30, 2011

“All the single ladies (all the single ladies)! All the single ladies (all the single ladies)!” There. Now it’s stuck in your head, too. OK, so yeah, I know The…