October Inspiration from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

Hello from Ontario and welcome to The Hearth and Soul Link Party. I’m sharing lots of October Inspiration this week to celebrate the season of harvest, pumpkins, fall fruits and Halloween! Please join in The Hearth and Soul Link Party by sharing posts about everything from home and family life, recipes, decorating, crafts, and DIY Read More…

Top Five Air Travel Tips To Make Flying Less Stressful

There are people who love to fly, and people who really, really do not. I’m definitely one of the former, and I believe that flying really doesn’t have to be stressful. It just takes a little planning ahead. My family and friends are spread all over the world, we love to holiday in far flung Read More…

Burghley House – an Elizabethan Castle Like No Other

My eyes struggled to adjust to the dim light as I walked into the cool of Burghley House, a beautiful home in the countryside at Stamford in Lincolnshire, on a summer evening. Corks popped and a glass of champagne was pressed into my hand. I followed the rest of the guests as we walked from Read More…

Best Places to Have Afternoon Tea in London

It would have been more appropriate to entitle this piece ‘My Favourite Places to Have Afternoon Tea in London So Far’. There are a lifetime’s worth of great places to have afternoon tea in London, each with their own particular charm. These are the best of the many I have visited up to now.¬† Some Read More…

Henley Royal Regatta – A Stylish Summer Event

The Henley Royal Regatta is an exciting and stylish boat-racing event held annually in Henley-on-Thames. Attended by thousands of spectators every year, it attracts competitors from all over the world. This year it is being held from June 28th through¬†July 2nd. History of The Henley Royal Regatta Established in 1839, the regatta became known as Read More…