Martha Mollison is a video producer, writer and ESL teacher based in Sydney, Australia, and Portland, Oregon. She and husband Phil Cooper are in that sweet point in their lives when they can be travelling. Please join in the adventures!... full info
The chocolate museum and factoryThis building houses a terrific exhibit of the growth and processing of chocolate beans, including a tropical greenhouse, much like what we had seen at the Sydney Royal Botanic Garden exhibition called "The Sweet Obsession" in the Calyx. But it also includes a working chocolate factory and exhibits on the cultural history of chocolate in Mesoamerica and in Europe.
Boxing up the freshly machine-wrapped chocolatesI couldn't help thinking of that hilarious scene in the old "I Love Lucy" show when Lucy is working on a production line and gets completely bamboozled by all the candies coming down the conveyer belt. Can you remember that?