Archive for Travel

Autumn Tea (a poetic pause by Biren)

Swirling leaves in the autumn breeze As summer’s laughter takes her leave Banish the thought of cold and freeze Refuge in a cup of tea ~ Ro-Ri San ~ The long dry summer in Minnesota this year was a time for ice cream and iced…

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Snapseed in Seattle

Home from the holidays, kids back in school and finally enough time on my hands to get to my ever-growing list of THINGS TO DO. There are tasks on there like ‘sort out the shed’ and ‘book chimney sweep’, which I keep pushing aside, in…

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A Walk in the West End

Stepping away from the kitchen for a day, we took the kids into London for lunch and a walk around the West End. This is where Hubby and I met, where we used to work and where, in its various cafés and alleyways (that’s a story…

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The King’s Head Cafe and Bookshop: R.I.P.

This is a post I never wanted to write. With only a tenuous claim to relevance on a food blog, I’m squeezing it in on a technicality – namely that it was the place I most loved to sit and enjoy a cappuccino (and sometimes share a slice of cake with a friend).

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