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The tea etiquette - An anniversary post

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My beloved creature, Une belle infidèle!, is three years old, and I thought that what better way to celebrate it than with a proper… 2,623 more words


Westward Huh!

Gone grey clippers

Tea time approaches

Sound wind & horn

A perceivable absence

No shape, no form

An afternoon




DIARY: Visiting the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace.

RECIPE: Palace finger sandwiches. 1,108 more words

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Do Wimbledon right; 3 perfect foods for finals day


Ok, so we’re on a less-than-a-week-away countdown to the Wimbledon finals, and it’s time to start thinking about how you’re going to celebrate. 790 more words


What Claire Ate: June 23rd, 2015

Tuesday began with an iced coffee.

Then I typed, typed, typed until 4:30, at which time I showered and went to get lunch at East Glisan’s happy hour. 36 more words

What Claire Ate

Gourmand Geets: Tea Time

I grew up on a staple diet of Enid Blyton stories set in the English countryside. It’s hardly a surprise then that tea time has always felt incomplete to me at home. 299 more words


A Very Giddy Mother's Day

Made my mom French toast for breakfast followed by cucumber sandwiches and lemon almond scones (you need to buy this month’s issue for the recipe, sorry! 35 more words

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