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…

Hennessey House Bed and Breakfast Inn

Hennessey House is a beautiful Queen Anne Victorian Bed and Breakfast Inn on a quiet residential street in Napa, California. It’s a fantastic place to spend a few days, or a quiet weekend, enjoying beautiful accommodation and fabulous hospitality. The owners, Kevin and Lorri, are incredibly friendly and helpful, as are the rest of the staff. Read More…

The Royal Wedding

Excitement is beginning to build here around the Royal Wedding. With the promise of a bit of joyous pomp and ceremony, and a day off to celebrate it, most people in the United Kingdom are following the preparations for Prince William and Catherine Middleton’s big day with great interest. It’s hard not to be happy Read More…

Feed Me Tweet Me Follow Me Home Friday

I’ve been travelling home from California these last couple days, but I’m back home now and looking forward to blogging about all the wonderful places we visited and some of the great food we enjoyed! And I’m very pleased to be co-hosting this foodie blog hop with the Hella D of Helladelicious and Alex of 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…