Two Weeks in England

Just a dozen photographs from our early May visit to England - here to share a dozen or so photographs that friends on Facebook have voted the best of the bunch.  We like them also. At the Pightle Hogwarts looming over the British National Library Pre-storm light [...]

2019-06-09T12:53:26-04:00Sunday, June 9, 2019|

A nice cup of tea

In 1946, George Orwell wrote the following in the London Evening Standard.  I am with him all the way, and especially when it comes to the sin of putting sugar in your tea and the almost equivalent sin of not using skimmed milk:   If you look up 'tea' in the first cookery book that [...]

2015-02-05T18:15:32-05:00Thursday, February 5, 2015|

A noicecuppatea … what’s that?

After several years under the banner of "The Way of the Sparrow" the sparroworkers have added "a noicecuppatea" to our journal's headline ... after the fuel that keeps us all going.  On the fridge in our kitchen is a magnet with the immortal reminder that While there is tea, there is hope and it's true.  Nothing [...]

2010-10-18T11:24:22-04:00Friday, October 15, 2010|