Coffee a la Vietnam

Coffee a la Vietnam

My first introduction to Coffee a la Vietnam was at a roadside karaoke bar heading east out of Hanoi.    The road out of the city was chock-a-block with scooters, heaving with passengers tucked up with bags and baby’s, toddlers and trees, not so strange really- we bring a Norwegian….Read More »

From Ethiopia to Norwich – Word Up Addis

From Ethiopia to Norwich – Word Up Addis lovely Ethiopian crafts in The People Tree Norwich, the High Street vertion of Natural East, all proceeds go to WordUp Addis. A small selection of the beautifully crafted bits made in Ethiopia to raise funds to support the street children that really….Read More »

Mothers day

Mothers day

Mothers day Most people never thank there Mums enough for all the love and hard work they do for us, so make sure you do this Mothers day. Mothers day should be a celebration of the love you share with your Mum and selecting the perfect gift should be a….Read More »

holi

Indian Festival Of Colour Holi

Indian Festival Of Colour Holi Some families hold religious ceremonies, but for many Holi is more a time for fun than religious observance. Holi is a colourful festival, with dancing, singing, and throwing of powder paint and coloured water. Bonfires are lit and roasting grains, pop corn, coconut and chick….Read More »

Mardi Gras is here again

Mardi Gras is on February 17, 2015. The terms “Mardi Gras”, “Mardi Gras season”, and “Carnival season”, in English, refer to events of the Carnival celebrations, beginning on or after Epiphany and ending on the day before Ash Wednesday. Mardi Gras is French for “Fat Tuesday”, referring to the practice….Read More »