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Cycling in the sweet spot

I live in a world where family, cycling, and work compete head to head in a battle for my time and affections.

Like many a cyclist, on a sunny Wednesday afternoon I have been known to utilise the wonders of flexi-time to sneak out of the office when no-one is looking, and head off for a little… 665 more words


Have a Cuppa Tea

Growing up, I only knew that tea was contained in a bag, and came in two flavors, black or green… Once that myth was debunked and I was exposed to the pomp and ceremony of tea preparation and drinking, I was hooked and thus started the love affair with tea time. 453 more words


Thirsty Bear - 24X7

Traveling post midnight, hunger strikes late night?

They have it all – from hot chocolate, to pastries to Lasagna!

A small and cozy place to soothe your off track hunger pangs. 9 more words

Food-o-Mania !

Spoke and Bird

Last month I visited a small cafe in the South Loop to take shelter from a sudden rainstorm. I was completely charmed. The Spoke and Bird serves up coffee, pastries, microbrewed beer on tap, and a selection of rustic meals in an off-the-beaten-path location. 508 more words


A Great British Free From Summer

I’ve had quite a busy Summer this year. I’ve been to Inverness in the beautiful Highlands down to Silverstone in the Northamptonshire countryside and lots of places in between. 702 more words


Bonjour fellow Caffeine Addicts!

Today, I am going to talk about a coffee shop in Houston that I really don’t care for. As a forward, I would like to state that I have tried really hard to give this place a chance¬†because as a lover of all things coffee, it’s really upsetting not to enjoy a cup of that sweet joe. 428 more words