Autumn Days At Norfolk Lavender

Founded in 1932, Norfolk Lavender is England’s premier lavender farm and is renowned worldwide. Last weekend was our second visit to Norfolk Lavender and we just loved it! The previous time we visited was in the Summer, when the lavender was…

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The Great British Bake Off Calendar Challenge ~ November

The month of October saw me baking delicious and chewy Flapjacks, which went perfectly with a nice, frothy cappuccino, for The Great British Bake Off Calendar Challenge this month, I have baked delicious and sweet Queen Of Hearts Jam Tarts.…

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Dining Out At The Waldorf Hilton

Opening its glamorous doors in 1908 and steeped in magnificent history, The Waldorf Hilton oozes pure luxury, with a side serving of decadence. Traditional charm, style and elegance are all synonymous with The Waldorf and being part of this iconic building, even…

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Bonfire Night Parkin

Bonfire Night just wouldn’t be Bonfire Night if you didn’t have several pieces of Parkin to munch on. Delving into this delicious, gingery cake is an absolute must when watching the firework displays and keeping warm in front of a huge, crackling bonfire. Originating…

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Pumpkin Soup With Crispy Croutons

With Halloween just around the corner, the shops have now stocked up on lovely pumpkins that, in my opinion, are just waiting to be turned into delicious, creamy soup. As Autumn takes a hold, the evenings are gradually becoming darker and colder and…

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The Great British Bake Off Calendar Challenge ~ October

We are half way through October already and so it’s time for The Great British Bake Off Calendar Challenge. Last month saw me making delicate, melt in the mouth Viennese Whirls, which were just heavenly, this month I am baking delicious,…

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Life On The Holme Front ~ 1940’s Weekend

Last weekend, my family and I decided to hop along to the rural village of Holme in Cambridgeshire to experience their Life on the Holme Front 1940’s weekend. Having never experienced a 1940’s weekend before, I wasn’t quite sure what to…

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The Colourful Street of Portobello Road ~ London

Whilst in London recently celebrating my mum’s birthday, we just had to visit the well known street, Portobello Road in Notting Hill. Famous for its antiques market on Saturdays and for a fabulous collection of independent shops, this place is perfect if you’re looking to…

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