Take the Biscuit!


Photo by @bakedbyjane

The biscuit aisle may be the one we try hardest to swerve on our weekly shop, but it’s also the one where our personality is thought to come most into play with our choices. Whether we reach for the Rich Tea, Bourbons or Custard Creams is apparently telling of some fairly key character traits, so says a new theory known as ‘Biscuit Psychology.’ If you’re quick to reach for the custard creams, you’ve all the makings of a natural leader, while those who head to the bourbons are headstrong, confident risk takers. Whether there is any truth in these theories is open to debate, but it amounts to some good small talk fodder for your next tea break, if nothing else. Biscuits are hot topic today, in particular, because it is officially National Biscuit Day. Now we all know biscuits do not typically qualify in the ‘clean eating’ ranks, but ther