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The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are.

How is it that some people seem to be able to find happiness in the face of adversity? How are they able to be positive, friendly and joyful even when they have been torn apart by tragedy, sadness and loss? How do they come through times that are so far from perfect we wonder how […]

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Chinese Blooming Tea – not just a lovely cuppa, but a classy way to swear

Next time you go for a cup of tea, give the Tea Merchant's Chinese Blooming Tea a try. Put the unassuming acorn in a pot of hot water and it turns your morning elevensies into a ritualistic experience. And if there’s one thing tea should be, it’s a ritualistic experience.

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We Wish You a Trinket Christmas – The Best and the Worst of Xmas Merchandise

Truth be told, the feeding frenzy that is commercialism has got Christmas by the baubles and is shaking that baby for every chime it can get. Which sometimes means all sense goes out the window. But for me, if it jingles, twinkles or nods, I’m in.

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A Majestic Weekend Away

Husband and I have a thing about Scotland. Maybe it’s the heritage we both have in our family lines, or the history saturated landscapes, or the fact that there are giant salmon to be caught in its inland waters, but we both love it and have a romanticised view of the Highlands.

Cape Town of course […]

By |December 1st, 2014|Gone Fishing, Gypsy Life|2 Comments