Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Cat, The Bat and The Burglar

The Cat, the Bat and the Burglar is an adventure told in pictures and verse. Colin Mason tells the story in beautiful calligraphy, with many colour illustrations. Stella the bat and Walter the cat, enjoying their peaceful lives in an … Continue reading

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Herbal Teas – a refreshing change from coffee or everyday tea

Most of us have heard of classic herbal teas, such as Chamomile (or camomile) tea which is a popular folk remedy for stomach ache, irritable bowel syndrome and insomnia. There are many variations on herbal teas, made from various herbs, … Continue reading

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Enhance your family celebration with Japanese Tea

Traditionally, the Japanese tea ceremony and the sharing of tea enhances a meal or finishes a festive gathering. The photo shows a tea ceremony at a Nichiren temple in Kamakura, Kanagawa. Japanese green teas are processed in a different way … Continue reading

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