A Festive Tea in London

The festive season has truly arrived in London and, as the dark nights draw in and twinkling lights illuminate the city, there is nowhere quite as magical (spoken like a true Londoner!). It’s also my favourite time of year to host friends and family but, to be honest, I don’t need much excuse to throw… Continue reading A Festive Tea in London


A Christmas Tea Party

The fairy lights are up and winter’s first frost has arrived in London. What better way to welcome in the festive season than to throw a little Christmas tea party? Cue co-host extraordinaire, Lelanie Mulder. The Sanderson hotel, with it’s every corner as ‘Instagram-able’ as the next, sets the scene for our festive, bloggers’ gathering.… Continue reading A Christmas Tea Party

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The London Series | London’s most ‘Instagram-able’ Bakeries

If you thought Paris was home to world’s most delectable pâtisseries, think again. Get your camera (and sweet tooth) ready, because these are London’s most Instagram-worthy bakeries.

Weekend Recipes

Mini Banana and Walnut Loaves

Overripe and spotty bananas, the kind that are still in the fruit bowl at the end of the week, are perfect for going into a banana loaf. This recipe (more cake-like than bread) is really simple and quick to whip together. It’s not static (the best recipes aren’t), so throw in some chopped stem ginger or… Continue reading Mini Banana and Walnut Loaves

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The London Series | Columbia Road Flower Market

What Sunday mornings are made for; taking a little stroll down East London’s most Instagram-able thoroughfare, Columbia Road. The weekly flower market that pops up here on a Sunday is a real east end institution, its history rooted in Victorian London and with many of its family-run stalls having traded here for generations. Open from 8am, you will… Continue reading The London Series | Columbia Road Flower Market

Weekend Recipes

Afternoon Tea | Rose and Vanilla Ombré Cake

Taking centre stage for this afternoon tea spread is a pretty rose and vanilla ombré layer cake. Accompany with finger sandwiches, traditional Devonshire cream scones, or delicate macaroons for an indulgent afternoon tea.