Lifestyle Archives – Mel Had Tea

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Lifestyle February 1, 2018 An Overdue Year in Review for 2017 and Where I’m Going in 2018 Guys. This was a big year for me. So big in fact, that it's taken me a month to catch my breath and sit down to record it all here. What Happened in 2017? My word for 2017 would be 'overcommitted' (... Lifestyle May 7, 2017 No, I wasn’t targeted by Latin hackers Earlier this afternoon I was updating my blog theme when I hit a wrong button and ended up publishing about 20 blog posts filled with lorem ipsum placeholder text on my blog by accident. Wh... Lifestyle January 21, 2017 Mel’s Book List 2017 2017 is going to be a good year for reading. I can taste it. I've already finished five books and broke open the spine on my sixth. There's a proverb floating around the internet that it takes 21 d... Lifestyle July 11, 2016 Top 12 Quotes from “The Alchemist,” by Paulo Coelho The Alchemist is Paulo Coelho's famous allegorical novel, first published in 1988 in Brazil. It follows Santiago, a young Andalusian shepherd as he makes his way to Egypt, following a dream he had of... Lifestyle February 24, 2016 “The Year of Magical Thinking,” by Joan Didion Didion’s reading on grieving and loss should be required reading for everyone who dies. That is to say, everyone. Period. Examination of personal grief is often shoved out of sight and out of mind. I... Lifestyle February 16, 2016 Muse Monthly Tea Box Review and Giveaway Happy Tuesday! I'd like to welcome you to the second day of the week by introducing you to a cool company I found for literature and tea lovers while scanning the Internet. I reached out to their CEO ... Lifestyle February 15, 2016 “The Book of Tea,” by Kakuzo Okakura Kakuzo Okakura's classic 1906 long essay about the east, west, tea and everything in between is less about tea itself and more about the history and philosophy of the east, west and cultural differenc...