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Coldest Winter in Beijing Forces Journalists to Drink

My wife and I moved to a two-story hutong flat on Gulou Xidajie about seven months ago after a charmed apartment life of walking around clad only in underwear. 430 more words


Hot Chocolate Lessons 

Last night and this morning, Raizel decided that she wanted to make hot chocolate.

For many people this sounds like a relatively straightforward activity.

For Raizel, however, it became an opportunity to rise above some of her challenges. 175 more words


Liquid Macarons

Yes, you read that right. You can drink macarons rather than eat them. Just like there is such a thing as blueberry muffin tea or strawberry cupcake tea, macaron tea also exists. 212 more words


Autumn Reflections - Day 20

I love the specialty drinks that come out in autumn. My favourite is the pumpkin spice latte and I wish I could find a way to perfectly recreate it in my own kitchen. 113 more words


Lemon, Ginger, Hot Water In My Lovely New Teapot!

This is what I made to warm up after coming in from shovelling snow for 35 minutes this morning.

This is a teapot that a lovely friend and neighbour of mine gave me just yesterday.   22 more words


How To Make Homemade Cappuccino Using A Cheap Milk Frother

If you’re an avid coffee drinker like me, you’d definitely want to get your hands on a cheap milk frother like this.

There are lots of other brands out there which I see on the internet but this does the job too so I definitely recommend it. 318 more words


Tis the Season...

Winter is finally upon us! I decided to write a post about some of the items I love at Christmas time. Lots of these items, I use and have all year round, but they feel very different at christmas and winter. 354 more words