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A Harrods Hamper for a Bit of Breakfast Luxury - Little Observationist
In one of Diana’s latest blog posts on exPress-o, she talks about the joy of early mornings. It’s my favourite time of day, the early morning (at least when I don’t wake up to an alarm). I love waking up at the crack of dawn on a slow weekend with nothing on the agenda and strolling out of the house for a walk through the near empty city streets, my only company a couple of neon-clad joggers and rough sleepers still dreaming in their sleeping bags. There’s a peacefulness in the streets before the shops pull up their shutters, before the families with kids fill the park, before the flow of traffic increases along with the honking of impatient drivers. But before all of this, I love a quiet cup of tea with a good book, the latest travel magazine or a long scroll through Pinterest to inspire my day. So I was thrilled when Harrods sent me one of their Draycott hampers to try out. It arrived in a lovely re-usable basket with a lid. Inside, I pulled out all sorts of goodies: a tin of English breakfast tea (my favourite), a tall tin with fresh roasted coffee (a treat for Jorge), …