More people are dining alone, not just when traveling but also when at home.
Recent research from the Bellevue, Wash.-based Hartman Group found about half, or 47 percent, of eating occasions are now alone. 70 more words
The modern lifestyle of most consumers has radically changed their way of eating a meal. The roughly 20 meals per week, as was the norm in the past, are either eaten alone, often even in solitude or replaced by some snacking on-the-go, while driving, walking or sitting at their desk. 1,071 more words
While I’ve now gone on about le rentree and the seasons changing and all that good stuff, the produce at the markets belies the cooler days, and the tables full of glorious fruit and vegetables, the best of the year in my opinion, are stacked high with end-of-summer delicacies. 532 more words
Coming back to London after more than a month at the height of summer in a swampy mid-Atlantic state was a shock to my system! While the Tube is still holding fast to the heat its tunnels retained after the couple of weeks of heat (80-85 degrees) they had in July, the temperatures are only getting up into the upper 60s during the day now. 778 more words