Archive for July, 2017

The Tale of the Purple Bike of Sumatra

Posted: 27th July 2017 by Robyn Jane in rants, walmart
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(With apologies to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle) After a long winter’s idleness, I decided that the time of exercise has finally come. To be honest, that time came several months ago. But what has come was a refund check sizeable enough to buy a bicycle. As much as I prefer to do business with locally-owned […]

How About a Nice Cup of Tea?

Posted: 13th July 2017 by Robyn Jane in Tea
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Ever since I can remember, I’ve been a fan of tea. I must have inherited it from both sides of the family: my mother was a big tea-drinker, and my dad’s English/Irish side loved their tea as well. Being ill as a child always meant my mother’s Famous Healing Potion©—tea and toast. At first, it […]