Archive for August, 2013

Friday Lush: Creme de Cassis

I am powerless against a Kir Royale; sparkling wine topped with blackcurrant liqueur.  It shouts of celebration, gatherings and friends gathered around.  A Christmas, birthday, New Year kind of affair. My Read more [...]

I have a dream

50 years ago today American civil rights leader Martin Luther King stood in Washington DC and addressed 200,000 Americans who had marched to the capital to demand equal rights for all American citizens. Read more [...]
Rajna's carob brandy

Friday Lush: Rajna’s Carob Brandy

I had a particularly bad day on Wednesday.  One of those belters where you question almost everything you're doing and when everything seems to be sliding the wrong way.  My mum came to see me, I warned Read more [...]