| Benefits of Fair Trade Products on Society
Posted by Ann Marie on 10/26/2013
Fair trade products make a huge difference in the lives of farmers throughout Africa, Asia and South America. Growers who operate fair trade farms are able to invest in their communities, expanding the level of social services available to these impoverished areas. Fair trade products are eco-friendly, ethical and delicious.
Create the Perfect Last Minute Table Setting
Posted by Ann Marie Bauman on 10/25/2013
Make a good impression when last-minute guests arrive with a beautiful table setting. Creating a visually-pleasing table setting involves the right combination of color, shapes and sizes in your dinnerware, serving pieces, linens and decorative items. Keep your favorite seasonal pieces clean and ready to go to make setting a company-worthy table easy anytime.
Selecting Delightful European Teas and Coffees
If you are a coffee or tea aficionado, try switching out your regular brew for a European blend. Europe has a long history of blending and preparing both coffee and tea, and a simple switch to a light European coffee or an authentic British tea provides a delightful experience. Instead of letting your daily cup get stuck in a rut, experiment with a few European-inspired coffee and tea drinks.
Selecting the Perfect European Teapot to Add to Your Collection
Tea is not as appreciated in the United States as it is in Europe. Most American tea drinkers are happy to have a cup of tea when they want it, but tea aficionados know that the best tea is brewed by the pot. Finding the right European teapot in which to brew the perfect pot of tea is easy if you know where to look.