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Cheesecake, Donuts and Rolls

Cheesecake, Donuts and Rolls

5 Sep 2016 Karina S. Henkel

My mother tasted her first American cheesecake and all she could say about it was, “Baahhh.” Her face was even more expressive of what she was thinking about the cake than her vocal expression.

Donuts, food, bread
Food

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Steaks are better in America

16 May 2016 Karina S. Henkel

Steaks are better in America I tell you there is one thing Americans do so much better than Germans: steaks. I love American steaks. I just love them. I don’t eat them every day but whenever I go out for lunch or dinner I must have a steak.

American-food,steak
Food

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What is Different in American Restaurants?

14 Dec 2015 Karina S. Henkel

What is Different in American Restaurants? 1. You can’t pick your own table

restaurants
Food

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The Long Wait at the Register

7 Sep 2015 Karina S. Henkel

The Long Wait at the Register I think I have mentioned it before. I don’t like shopping at Walmart very much, but I do it anyway. It’s cheap there compared to other stores. But what I really don’t like is waiting at the register. Because things can be pretty slow there.

walmart
Food

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How to Eat Lobster in Maine

3 Sep 2015 Karina S. Henkel

How to Eat Lobster in Maine Growing up I learned that lobster is a luxury meal. You go into very expensive restaurants, sit down at a table covered with a nice white tablecloth and real silverware. Good wine glitters in crystal glasses and a pianist is playing classical music while well-trained waitresses do everything to make...

American Way of Life,Lobster
Food

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