Monthly Archives: May 2012

Simply Biscotti Eating, Enjoyment and Expansion #12

Best Laid Plans–Fears of Expansion I haven’t visited Simply Biscotti every week as I’d planned when I left full-time work just over a year ago.  It’s a matter of only so many hours in a day and so many other … Continue reading

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A Year Away From The Day to Day

Life’s transitions and purpose If you are fortunate, you are able to experience many transitions in life.  Infancy to childhood, childhood to the teenage years from there to young adulthood and so on.  In addition to the transition from one … Continue reading

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Simply Biscotti and Betty’s Tea Room (Part II)

What do Betty’s Tea Room in York, England and Simply Biscotti, the coffee/bakery bistro in Little Italy in Ottawa, Ontario in common? Since I visited both within the past three weeks, thought I’d do a bit of an account of each the two days-mostly done through … Continue reading

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Simply Biscotti and Betty’s Tea Room (Part I)

What do Betty’s Tea Room in York, England and Simply Biscotti, the independent coffee/bakery/bistro in Little Italy in Ottawa, Ontario in common? Since I visited both within the past three weeks, thought I’d do a bit of an account of each the two … Continue reading

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An Excellent UK Adventure

There’s a song that begins with the phrase: I love to go a wandering The reason things have been a bit quiet on this blog is the past 2 weeks I was hiking in England.  Four of us (women friends) … Continue reading

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