Recently I hosted a breakfast high tea birthday party.  Oh, it was so much fun! I have never before thought about a breakfast high tea before, but as I mulled it over, the options seemed endless.  It was such a delightful morning as precious friends gathered together. Conversation and laughter lifted and rang out over…

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This year I was planning to head home for the weekend before May 10 to celebrate Mother’s Day early with my mum and my family. However, because of COVID 19, self-isolation, border and country closures, I find myself unable to go home as planned. So instead I find myself sitting here with a cuppa thinking…

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ANZAC Day 2020 we came together, like other years, to remember the Australians and New Zealanders who served and died during the Gallipoli campaign, WWI, WWII, all other wars, conflicts and peacekeeping operations, past and present.  We remember their great courage and willingness to leave home and country to fight for freedom, the great cost…

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Quench your thirst before Summer Ends Iced teas, have you tried them? Do you love them? Have you ever made your own? Iced teas can be a little tricky to get right, but once you do, they will zing and pop! I know we are at the end of the summer, but don’t let that…

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