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mellow, more mellow, marshmallow

We’ve heard the wise saying, “good things come to those who wait”. Based on the Marshmallow Experiment, self control and delayed gratification is an important character building tool for success. 439 more words


Honest Burger, Brixton

A Sunday in Brixton, we stopped by a covered market and looked at all the different brunch places to eat… and finally settled on an Honest Burger, which was famed to be one of the best burger joints in London. 215 more words

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El Al and the White Villa, Tel Aviv, Israel

Back to my trip to Tel Aviv, quickly… the flight over actually had quite good food… I took El Al and was not especially excited by the packaging and set-up of the dishes…  I mean, see below… lots of plastic and not great plating… but you know, the food was delicious. 306 more words

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Bread & Bean, Holloway Road, London

A Thursday morning, I have a meeting up in north London and decide to garb some breakfast before heading to my next meeting (it’s one of those days when I’m running around and might not make it to the office!) 171 more words

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Gratification, the Instant Kind

I love planning projects. I love the big picture.  I love the 3,000 foot view of life.  I don’t do so well the the details and the follow-through.  714 more words

The Nest Cafe, Ripley, Surrey

On a Saturday drive down into Surrey, we stopped in Riley, a cute town near Cobham, for a quite bite before heading into the Surrey Downs. 138 more words

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Sarona Market and Taizu, Tel Aviv

The next day of meetings, I got an amazing view of Tel Aviv from up high… apparently you stop appreciating this once you’ve seen it every day! 597 more words

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