Fat Tuesday Around The World!

Fat Tuesday is when people of Catholic faith spend the day gorging on foods rich in sugar, fat, milk, and eggs. It was originally a way for people abstaining from these ingredients during Lent to use them up in preparation for the next 40 days and nights, since they would abstain from these temptations. In …

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Summer Solstice Tea

The time is near for Summer Solstice and a special glass of chilled tea. Something full of sunshine would fit the bill nicely. Just as the Winter Solstice marks when the Northern hemisphere of our planet has the fewest hours of daylight and longest night, Summer Solstice marks its longest day and shortest night (reverse …

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