Autumn Plans & Winter Reads

“There are adventures of the spirit and one can travel in books and interest oneself in people and affairs. One need never be dull as long as one has friends to help, gardens to enjoy and books in the long winter evenings.” D. E. Stevenson, Listening Valley I read somewhere that the season of AutumnContinue reading “Autumn Plans & Winter Reads”

I’ll Put the Kettle On – Conversations over the Miles

“You’re holding this book because you love tea.” Introduction, A Little Tea Book   I’ll put the kettle on. Those are the words that are spoken whenever an important discussion is “brewing.”  Tea is the quiet confidante that stands close at hand to comfort, encourage, smooth away a difficult day at work.   A cup of fragrantContinue reading “I’ll Put the Kettle On – Conversations over the Miles”