Because A Cup of Tea Solves Everything
Food / Foodie Posts

Because A Cup of Tea Solves Everything

“The very act of preparing and serving tea encourages conversation. The little spaces in time created by teatime rituals call out to be filled with conversation. Even the tea itself–warm and comforting-inspires a feeling of relaxation and trust that fosters shared confidences.” ~ Emilie Barnes, If Teacups Could Talk I think I’ve mentioned before that I … Continue reading

How to Trim Your Waistline AND Your Carbon Footprint, Without Even Thinking About It
Beauty & Style / Body Image / Food / Foodie Posts / Life

How to Trim Your Waistline AND Your Carbon Footprint, Without Even Thinking About It

“We kindly remind you that calories are for eating not counting.” ~ from the bottom of a restaurant menu in Oslo. Dieting doesn’t work. The entire existence of the dieting industry is a testament to that. Take Weight Watchers for example. Weight Watchers has built a multi-million dollar business on the understanding that while you … Continue reading

Food / Foodie Posts

Foodie Penpals

“Food is an important part of a balanced diet.” ~ Fran Leibowitz So a month ago I saw, and joined, this Foodie Penpals group. The idea is once a month you’re sent the address of someone to make a food parcel for, and someone else will be sent your details so that they can make one … Continue reading