Monthly Archives: February 2014

Back to my origins

On Sundays I almost always have my first coffee of the day at Dose Espresso. They make their long blacks using a single-origin coffee which varies from month to month. The past two weeks they’ve had this Kenyan coffee: [Kenyan … Continue reading

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a good time salvaged

Last weekend I was left without a car. There’s actually a part of me which would be happy to not own a car, so in some ways I didn’t mind having a largely car-free weekend. (I did have it for … Continue reading

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Bach time transformed

I’m nothing if not predictable. I like routine. For a long time my Sunday morning routine has been to first get up at 03:00 and run 15 km or so. Then I wash out the vegetable crisper drawers from the … Continue reading

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broken hearted

[My morning ‘treat’] This is my morning ‘treat’ time. I’m at work, and it’s early. No one else is here yet. I’ve had my coffee, to pick me up, and now my book – which is tending to have the … Continue reading

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