Step Back in Time at Nuffield Place

Ever wanted to step back in time to the 1930’s? A visit to Nuffield Place near Henley on Thames is a great way to do it. In fact, it appears the occupants have simply stepped out for a moment and might return at any time. Coats hang on pegs in the front hallway and a handbag sits Read More…

Easy Crab Pate Recipe

My Easy Crab Pate is a go-to starter or appetizer, an easy lunch, the perfect canapé topper and a great entertaining all rounder. To be fair, this recipe isn’t actually a paté, but it acts like one. You can serve it as a salad if you prefer – and when I do that I often Read More…

Easter Ideas from The Hearth and Soul Link Party

Welcome to The Hearth and Soul Link Party where this week I’m featuring posts about Easter Ideas. At Hearth and Soul, we welcome posts about anything that feeds your soul – from family, home, decorating, crafts and DIY to travel, organisation and self improvement. And of course, food from the hearth to feed your soul is Read More…

Chicken Recipe Ideas from the Hearth and Soul Link Party

Welcome to this week’s Hearth and Soul Link Party where this week I am featuring chicken recipe ideas and more! At Hearth and Soul, you are welcome to share posts about anything that feeds your soul – from family, home, decorating, crafts and DIY to travel, organisation and self improvement. And of course, food from the Read More…

Spiced Banana Nut Loaf with Ginger Glaze

Spiced Banana Nut Loaf is a flavourful twist on traditional Banana Bread everyone will love. No matter what the time of year I love the spicy flavours of cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg. Whether there’s just a hint of spring in the air or fall is on its way, there’s something about filling my home with the scent Read More…

A Visit to Blarney Castle Home of the Blarney Stone

Join me in a virtual visit to beautiful Blarney Castle, home of the Blarney Stone. When I was a little girl, my Dad and my Grandpa used to talk about kissing the Blarney Stone. It’s part of Blarney Castle and kissing it is said to give you the gift of eloquence. Although neither my Dad Read More…

Daily Bread and More From the Hearth and Soul Link Party

Welcome to the Hearth and Soul Link Party! This week I’m featuring great ideas for our daily bread and more. At Hearth and Soul, you are welcome to share posts about anything that feeds your soul – from family, home, decorating, crafts and DIY to travel, organisation and self improvement. And of course, food from the Read More…

Gluten Free Blackberry and Apple Scones

Do you love blackberries as much as I do? I’m super excited about these Gluten Free Blackberry and Apple Scones for a good few reasons – and my love of blackberries is just one of them. The reason I am most excited? These Gluten Free Blackberry and Apple Scones are the first gluten free baking recipe I’ve ever posted on Read More…

Places to Visit in San Francisco You Will Love

One of my favourite cities, San Francisco is rich with history and culture, offering something for everyone. These are some of my favourite places to visit in San Francisco. Places to Visit in San Francisco The Ferry Building, Pier 39 and Fisherman’s Wharf Foodies should be sure to check out the bustling market in the Ferry Read More…

My Spring Beauty Must Haves

I say, ‘spring beauty must haves’ with my tongue firmly in my cheek. I’m absolutely of the opinion that we are all beautiful in our own way without any help whatsoever. However I’m also a bit of a beauty junkie and I love to share products I’ve tried and really like. And while I’m very happy to test Read More…