When we visited our Texan friends back in November 2018, we knew that the next time they visited the UK, we wanted to return the warm hospitality they extended to us. We got the opportunity to do so a lot quicker than expected, as they would be in London in the middle of March. Unfortunately, … More The New Forest
The final day of my Birthday Bonanza 2015 was my actual birthday, which tradition dictates is spent with my beautiful Husband. The day started off emotionally, as I unwrapped a brand new Macbook Pro and immediately burst into tears. Husband says he just wanted his Bluetooth keyboard back after my disaster earlier this year but I … More It’s always tea-time
I like afternoon tea. Whoever invented it is a genius (apparently, Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. Give that woman a medal). I’m always looking for the next good reason to book a table, and it just so happens that we had a good reason this weekend, so decided to venture into Berkshire. The Vineyard is a beautiful … More There’s sugar on your soul
I’m going to tell you a little secret – I am a little drunk right now. All because of the OXO Tower and their beautiful Not Afternoon Tea. Last weekend for my birthday, we were at the OXO Tower for lunch, and whilst it was lovely, I had wanted Not Afternoon Tea but it was all … More I’m full, and yet I know if I stop eating this, I’ll regret it.
I am on the verge of a food coma after an amazing afternoon tea at the Hilton Syon Park. We’ve been once before for my Mother-in-law’s birthday and I wanted to take my parents as a post-Christmas present, so almost a year later, we found ourselves back again. It used to be a Waldorf Astoria, … More …they’re going to force us to eat lots of cake and then take an unreasonably long nap.