A quick weekend trip! I met Christina (who came in from London) on early Saturday evening…
…we walked from the 8th arr. to Neige d’été for hay-smoked beef and the lightest strawberry mousse.
The next day, lunch with Kristy at Breizh Café.
Oysters, dry cider…
…and galettes. Mine had onion confit in cider, tomatoes, ham, anchovies, and raw milk gruyère. All the good things in the world.
And then it was off to Peninsula Paris…
Check out these in-room tea sets ^-^
We’ll have to visit Bar Kléber next time.
Late night bánh cuốn at Pho 14, one of my favorite Vietnamese spots in Paris.
And soon again, it’s time for breakfast! A stop at Du Pain et Des Idées (been a while since the last visit!)…
…for a square of the apple cake…
…apple tarts, currant snails, croissants…
…and one perfect chocolatine.
Lunch at Saturne! I wish every lunch could end with ribbons of aged comté.
Then off to Le Royal Monceau – Raffles Paris for gigantic Pierre Hermé ice cream sundaes.
I have a weakness for hotel bathrobes and candles, and Raffles has a pretty excellent candle with the scent of green anise.
And then back home to NYC ^-^
The tea market and the industry have made it clear that transparency is the way of the future – but what is transparency? I have been building a culture of transparency in the agriculture supply chain since 2010. At first I was a lone ranger; but now I see almost … Continue reading
Allow me to introduce you to your new favourite show to binge watch on Netflix. Kim’s Convenience is a CBC comedy about a Korean-Canadian family running a convenience store in downtown Toronto. The sitcom is based on Ins Choi’s award-winning play. The moment I began watching the show I instantly regretted not doing so sooner. I actually started watching Kim’s Convenience because of an interaction on this Instagram post that featured Janet, played by the hilarious Andrea Bang, chugging a mug of tea. Andrea Bang was born and raised in Burnaby, B.C and like her character, she grew up around tea. In fact, tea plays a huge role in her acting career today. At the tea table Andrea opened up about her childhood tea moments, her favourite steeps, which character from Kim’s Convenience she would share a cup of tea with and more.
THE SECRET SALCE BEHIND FUND SELECTION
Two Types of Major College scholarships
Just before we get in composition, let me define what i’m saying by a ‘major’ scholarship. You can find two major types We are focusing on. The foremost is the kind that promises more than just bucks. These free college funding also include unique mentoring, enrichment experiences, management development, study opportunities, embraced experiences by using a cohort connected with fellow historians, and/or entrance to an is in program. Any some of these activities might be marketed in addition to a whole (or close full) journey to college. Could possibly be anywhere from some to 52 scholarships to go around for each inbound class in various colleges in the United States (the Stamps President’s Scholarship from Georgia Tech falls straight into this category).
The second type scholarship is one of expensive or perhaps most exclusive scholarship within a particular university. It’s not unconventional to find some or 20 of these scholarships or grants sitting there with the students considered ‘the good the best’ in the newly arriving class. Requirements for line is often very scholastically focused, but is not exclusively. Bonuses beyond financing for the cost of attendance usually are hit or miss, typically miss (though sometimes these come with admission to an recognizes program).