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On a Cold Winters Night

The cold certainly has settled in today! A white frost greeted us when we stepped outside this morning, and I sat dangerously close to the gas heater to dry my hair tonight. While the moon is large and haloed outside, I’m cuddled up at my computer (obviously) listening to Lady Antebellum crooning. I’m thinking of… Continue reading On a Cold Winters Night

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High Tea at the Parnell Rose Gardens

Last week I was lucky enough to enjoy a cozy escape from the wintery chill, high tea at the Parnell Rose Gardens! Food is always more enchanting when it’s smaller, and the fare served up was delightful. Tiny mocha towers, miniature lemon meringues, various savouries (and of course scones) were presented, accompanied by a wonderful choice of… Continue reading High Tea at the Parnell Rose Gardens


Fruity Bread and Butter Pudding

Winter is setting in. The mornings are crisp, the evenings dark and rainy. While I would prefer to hibernate through the colder months, I appreciate winter for one thing – the glorious comfort food! Apple dumplings, steamed puddings, crumbles and fruit sponges. Nothing is cozier than a hot, delicious dessert in the oven, wafting the smell… Continue reading Fruity Bread and Butter Pudding