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Tiptree at 100

August 24 would be the 100th birthday of Alice Sheldon, aka James Tiptree, Jr. aka Raccoona Sheldon.


Message in a jar

I love it when I get those unexpected little messages pop right at me! There I was yesterday, having a tea break, about to marry a delicious flaky croissant with apricot jam and demolish it, when I glanced at the lid and there it was: LIFE IS SWEET. 51 more words

Jolly Lemons

Art, That's Special

Happy Chocolate Egg day!

I watched Boyhood on the flight home from California. Many details overlapped with mine and (especially) my brother’s childhood. I liked this short clip so I’m putting it on my blog, about work ethic + natural talent. 102 more words


Thank you, Eliza Jane Rodda

So essential for cream tea but not exclusive to, the clotted cream is one of the best “unhealthy” products. It is said that a 100 gram tub of clotted cream is equivalent to a 200 gram cheeseburger. 230 more words


Tea time at Tiptree

As an Essex girl born and bred, Tiptree jam is – and always has been – part and parcel of every day life. I remember my first holiday abroad with my mum, I couldn’t believe they had Tiptree jam at breakfast! 473 more words


Snapshot: Toast, Peppered Ham, and an Omelet

Headlines with toast.

Breakfast of semi-circles and ovals on January 12, 2015. Sometimes the photo is the story.

My current favorite marmalade is ‘Tawny’ Orange Thick Cut Marmalade, made by Wilkin & Sons Ltd. 82 more words