| What's In A Name?
When we go to the coffee shop and order a cup of coffee we find ourselves with a choice. Light or Dark? This simplistic choice is really a sad thing to hear, since the differences between those two grades is rather significant.
Wedding Registry: Dinnerware
When you sign up for your wedding registry, one of the most important things is your dinnerware. Even if you aren’t big on entertaining, your dinnerware – both casual and formal – is the focal point of your table.
Different Types of Dinnerware
Purchasing a dinnerware set can often be an overwhelming process. There are so many different options available that it is hard to know where to begin the search.
The ever-delightful practice of having afternoon tea originated from the time of Britain’s royal duchess of Bedford, Anna. Anna enjoyed drinking tea and eating light refreshments during the afternoon at a time when the British were known to only eat breakfast and dinner. Because it was such a novelty that was met with significantly excellent reception, the Duchess transformed the occasion into a social event by inviting friends, thereby creating a charming custom now known and practiced by Brits everywhere: the afternoon tea.
Not just Gucci
"Italy, and the spring and first love all together should suffice to make the gloomiest person happy." --Bertrand Russell
First Stop Switzerland
Off to see a bit of the world...Switzerland and Italy.
Greetings from the road. Our first adventure stop was Zurich where we landed and took the train via Lausanne to Vivey where we're visiting my husband's Swiss family.
In Britain, Canada, New Zealand and some states of Australia, Boxing Day is primarily known as a shopping holiday, much like the day after Thanksgiving in the United States.