High Tea is often mistakenly presumed to be a tea ceremony reserved for the elite class of the upper crust of society. This is an unfortunate misgiving however, High Tea does not in fact refer to an individual’s social standing. The term “High” in High Tea refers to the height of the table at which the tea was served, specifically a dining table instead of the lower tables of a parlor. High Tea was actually a full meal consisting of meats, bread, cakes, and of course plenty of dark rich tea. In the working or agricultural communities of England individuals would come home around dark, normally around six in the evening, and at that time the evening meal would be served, hence the origin or High Tea.
Sears Roebuck (Roebuck was from Lafayette) and Montgomery Ward’s brought up-to-the- minute items to the rural areas. They sold everything from socks to houses. They opened the gate for rural folks to be as fashionable as New York or Philadelphia folks. Several Sears homes remain throughout Lafayette. In fact, the farm house at Prophetstown SP is built on a Sears home plan.
Herbs are easy to find and include in your garden plans. Many types of herb seeds are readily available in home and garden centers, or from online sources. You can also fitness evolution indoor or container herb gardens to get you started with growing these tasty plants.
Aromatherapy bath salts would be a welcome gift by many. You can get really creative with gift giving ideas. They would be nice in sets or in a gift basket with other bath pampering items. Decorative jars with a scoop attached with a ribbon makes a nice touch as well. Get creative! Your gift recipients will appreciate and savor your creation. Be sure to include directions when giving bath salts as gifts.
The dangerous E. coli, the ones causing the current problem in Germany are called STEC (Shiga-toxin-producing E. coli, for the name of their horrific poison, and pronounced ess-teck).
Then, once you’ve purchased your books and coffee, there’s the other two rooms of the shop: small, again, but airy and sunlit, and well furnished with simple wooden tables and pew-benches and a long community-seating farmhouse-style table just the right slim width for laptop users sitting in alternating directions.
Small and large movie theatres quite frequency have some kind of sweepstakes. So many times you can sign up for a ‘points’ card — and get a couple free tickets at the same time. And then on top of that — enter the sweepstakes to win MORE tickets! So definitely a win-win situation!