Tag Archive: Food

DON’T FEED THE DUCKS

Well, I’ve always been a bit of a rebel.

Birthday Cake

This year my Mom pulled out all the stops and baked a three tier chocolate button cake  for my birthday – I just wish I could send all my lovely readers a slice!… Continue reading

Tea and Cake at Betty’s, York

I have always wanted to go to Betty’s tea rooms in York. Modelled on the luxurious 1930’s interiors of the Queen Mary, the very name of “Betty’s” conjures images of elegance from a… Continue reading

Wise words from a fortune cookie

Quick and Easy Cherry Cakes (Great for Afternoon Tea)

Light and fluffy cakes sprinkled throughout with sweet cherries and topped with glacé icing sugar and a gorgeously tempting glacé cherry. These wholesome and filling cakes take no time at all to make, and they look great… Continue reading

Summer Strawberries

I was browsing through my camera and I came across this photo from the summer – it seems almost unimaginable that Britain is warm enough to grow strawberries when the weather is so… Continue reading

The Cosmo Cooler

I love cosmopolitan cocktails and, when we had guests round for tea in the garden this week, I fancied serving something based on the world’s best cocktail. This iced drink is great for… Continue reading

French Living

Lunch at my favourite restaurant in town – French Living in Nottingham, England. We’re sharing an assiette of French meats, cheeses and pates. C’est fantastique! Book your table now at frenchliving.co.uk

A close encounter of the bovine kind

I think I bumped into the moomaids of Zennor: