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Creative Ideas for Hosting a Tea Party with Friends

Perhaps I’ve been watching too much Mr Selfridge, but a tea party with tea in cute porcelain tea cups and saucers with those three-tiered serving trays, white gloves, big hats, and poofy dresses sounds really good to me right now.   405 more words


Bad BizMum

At a recent nursery drop-off, I was busy with the usual rush to the parking area to put make-up on in car / eat breakfast / read e-mails / return client calls simultaneously, when I spied what every BizMum dreads in the playground: a baked goods table. 430 more words

Day Three Hundred and Forty: Cucumber

Watery truncheon, butt of the joke, strange, alien green cylinder; your seeds running through you like Brighton in rock, spread out like soft stars in a pale mint sky. 54 more words

Garden Of God's Heart

Cucumber sandwiches

I needed something different, something light… cucumber sandwiches.

They really hit the spot!  I was at the grocery store and picked up the cucumber for 1.00, the soft white bread for 1.00, and I had the Philly whipped cream cheese.   79 more words

From My Kitchen

Afternoon Tea at the Park Inn Palace, Southend on Sea

Valentines Day is a bit of a funny one in our household. Both my husband and I agree, having a specific day to encourage people to show their love is great, but it is far more important to decide to show your love and care when and if you choose.  612 more words


Day 9: France and England

Then it was our last day in London…for now. We decided to spend the morning in the west side of London. Scott had never been to the Natural History Museum in Kensington. 912 more words

High Tea


Six o’clock on Sunday

‘Sing something simple’ on the wireless.

An embroidered tablecloth worked by an aunt

shows a lady in a crinoline and ribboned bonnet… 126 more words