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Lane Community College and Bric-à-Brac auction


Congratulations to Janet Anderson, Evelyn Anderton and Jeanne Staton. Morrison and Robert were guest chefs at this year’s 50th Lane Community College anniversary, cooking for 400 people at their annual Harvest Dinner.  The fundraiser gained a record $360,00. for scholarships. We were delighted to offer Bric-à-Brac Battambang as one of the auction items: five nights stay at […]

Smashed tea


We’ve longed pined for Ceylon grade orange pekoe, packed in wooden boxes for wool shearers.  It seems the New Zealanders were long onto something, as savouring each sip was a nostalgic path back to the days when brews were strong, sheilas stout, and loose leaf de rigueur. Bugger tea strainers: at church socials the ladies […]