Basil Cheese Strata at Hennessey House

We had a wonderful stay at the beautiful Hennessey House Bed and Breakfast Inn in the Napa Valley recently. The breakfasts were wonderful, and the lovely cakes, cookies and treats that were always available on the antique sideboard in the dining room were just delicious. One of my favourite dishes from the weekend was Basil Cheese Read More…

St. David’s Day

It’s very easy for those who live outside the United Kingdom to think of everyone living in the British Isles as ‘English’ but that is absolutely not the case. Wales, Northern and Southern Ireland, England and Scotland all have distinct national characteristics and a strong sense of patriotism for their own individual countries. And for Read More…