It is human nature to want to share moments that are special with the people who are special to us. Be it a birthday, relationship milestone or work achievement, these occasions are special because they are not the every day; they give us a time to look forward to and come together to celebrate…… well…….life […]
I’m back again with the 3rd installment in my London trip series, talking about some shopping spots and other places farther from London that if you have more time, have a lot to offer as well in the way of history and culture.
Hunting for last minute Easter goodies? We’ve got it covered with our pick of the most luxurious, lavish and downright delicious gifts
Stai per visitare Londra per la prima volta? Sei alla ricerca di idee su cosa mangiare a Londra? Sei nel posto giusto, continua a leggere e non te ne pentirai! (a meno che non sia mezzogiorno e la pausa pranzo è ancora lontana….) Cosa mangiare a Londra Spendendo Poco Contrariamente a quanto si possa pensare […]
I just thought London was so great I decided to go back! It was a quick trip but filled with a lot of fun activities! Saturday morning, my friends and I had reservations at Fortnum & Mason for high tea. Now, I don’t really like tea so I was just there for the scones and […]
1. Here’s something to make National Poetry Month even more fabulous: a new activity book by London-based illustrator, designer and cut-paper collage queen Clover Robin! Origami and Poetry: Inspired by Nature (Nosy Crow, 2019), was just released in mid March, and is a wonderful way for kids to extend their enjoyment of poetry with hands-on […]
We usually ignore the news here on Thought For The Day, but this is different, a historic Church is burning. The Invisible Magic Friend, who obviously can’t do anything about it and had nothing to do with it starting, will be terribly upset, especially during Holy Week. Listen/Read
Laura, Mom and I went to Fortnum & Mason, which is a fabulous department store that opened in 1707. The tea was wonderful – I chose the savory one, so I could try different foods than last time. And of course, we went shopping after!
I’ve talked about Fortnum & Mason before here and here. But today I want to talk about my favorite Fortnum’s tea. The English-speaking world divides roughly into two main camps – one camp swears by tea, the other coffee. Occasionally, each camp swears at the other. At Fortnum’s we maintain a strict neutrality. Here harmony reigns – […]
Hello🌻 I love F&M teas!! My favourite has always been Royal Blend. Very simple but I’ve always loved it. Recently I found another beautiful blend. a little unusual one 😉 Fortmason Tea. The name like this, it must be one of their flagship products. I wonder why I never knew?? It’s a blend of Indian […]
Unfortunately for the shelves in my house, visits to London are inextricably linked with bookshopping, and Saturday was no exception to the general rule… My BFF J. and I managed to miss out on our usual pre-Christmas get-together back in December, and so as it was her birthday yesterday, we decided to have a catch-up, […]
Easter weekend is fast approaching, so if you’re celebrating and want to keep it vegan all round (only fair that you get to try everyone else’s, after all), or buying for someone special, here are some of the very best vegan Easter eggs on the market this year. Moo Free Moo Free have been honing […]
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