Lift the lid of a biscuit tin and you enter a world of chocolate Bourbons, understated knobbly Lincolns, crumbly digestives and Jammie Dodgers. A secret place where there are lemon puffs, gingernuts, Jaffa Cakes and, if you're lucky, the occasional chocolate finger. No other country whose grocers' shelves I have encountered offers the punter and his purse such a display of sugar-sprinkled flour and butter, blobs of jam and drizzles of chocolate, creme fillings and white icing. We are, quite simply, the everyday biscuit capital of the world. What France is to cheese and Italy is to pasta, Britain is to the biscuit. For all our connections with India and its shade-grown teas of infinite delicacy and gentle charm, we seem as a nation to have developed a preference for teas that hit us over the head.
Ben Affleck Kisses Girlfriend Lindsay Shookus While Shopping in Los Angeles
Ben Affleck Kisses Girlfriend Lindsay Shookus While Shopping in L.A.
By Dana Schuster. They started dating when they were separated. He was here in NYC all the time visiting her and no one knew. Despite her small-town beginnings, Shookus certainly seems comfortable around celebrity.
Ben Affleck Has Been Dating Nanny Christine Ouzounian
A source tells us that the two are still very much "in the early stages" of their relationship and recently met up while he was in London for work. We're told that the duo caught a showing of Sam Mendes ' play Ferryman last week during their trip abroad. It's early and they are taking it slow. And while the new couple has done their best to keep things under wraps in the beginning stages of their romance, the two stepped out on the town in Los Angeles Thursday night for a quick date night at Giorgio Baldi. News exclusively.
Ben Franklin had a lot of sex. Everybody talks about it now. In Time magazine called him a "babe magnet.