“When mighty Roast Beef was the Englishman’s food,
It ennobled our brains and enriched our blood.
Our soldiers were brave and our courtiers were good
Oh! the Roast Beef of old England,
And old English Roast Beef!”
According to the government, there are around 800.000 cases of dementia in the United Kingdom. This illness costs the economy 23 million pounds each year. Moreover, the number of people affected by dementia is expected to rise by 50%, which will bring with it an increase in the budget dedicated to this issue.
The weather is getting warmer and the days are getting longer, which means it’s time to freshen up those entertaining skills! We know it can be stressful opening your home to guests, so we’ve put together our very own cheat-sheet in how to make the day go smoother. Follow along our Olive Oils from Spain guide to Spring Entertaining and you’ll be ready to host your own casual backyard party or elegant soirée in no time, and most importantly, stress-free!
1:1, 1:2, 1:3 and 2:3. Do you know what we’re talking about? If you’re a fan of gin and tonics, you will know all about it. Those numbers refer to the recommended proportions of gin and tonic when making one of these tasty drinks.
How many times after a long night have you woken up completely wiped out with the feeling that even your eyelashes are too heavy? Quite a few, no? There’s no getting away from the fact that we’re getting older… =)