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Say It With Tea: Christmas Edition #1

Say It With Tea: Christmas Edition #1

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. That’s if you’ve got your Xmas list sorted… Don’t let Christmas morning 2012 become of a scene from The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. If your gift list isn’t yet complete, look no further for tinsel-topping tips that are sure to inspire love rather than wrath. Here’s one for the … Continue reading

Pukka ‘Peppermint and Licorice’

Pukka ‘Peppermint and Licorice’

“Big Issue!” cries the woman I’ve passed innumerable times on Tottenham Court Road. “No thank you” I mumble, a phrase that I’ve uttered and she’s no doubt heard innumerable times. “Come on, it’s my last one” she reasons with a smile. And so I buy it. Not because I’m particularly interested in reading about Benedict … Continue reading

Pukka ‘Cleanse’

Pukka ‘Cleanse’

Each day is abundant with moments. And occasionally, particular moments have resonance.  They grab hold of you and refuse to let go. They define periods of time, a few weeks, a few years, even eras and eventually form treasured memories. In nineteen ninety something, running along a grassy bank in the woodland behind my father’s … Continue reading

Pukka ‘Night Time’

Pukka ‘Night Time’

I’ve been having unsettling dreams recently. They’re not quite nightmares, just a little disturbing. Naturally, I put it down to the mind-crippling exams UCL have enforced upon me but that doesn’t mean they don’t have to be dealt with. So I have turned to my friend, tea, to restore my previous flowery, happy-go-lucky dreams. Rather … Continue reading