The big 3.0 -Birthday Afternoon Tea at Ritz Carlton 

Ritz Carlton  New York (2014) The milestone birthday of  3.0 arrived sooner than I thought and the only way I wanted to celebrate was doing my favourite thing – afternoon tea. I had my heart set on the Plaza Hotel – Palm Court however it was closed for renovation. So as a surprise my husband booked…

You’re TEA-riffic

As a stationary, snail mail and greeting card lover, I am always looking for cool greeting cards! Check out my post to see dlattecardcreations and more!

Coconut Cake Recipe “Happy Mothers Day”

Because Mum is not baking on Mothers Day!!! Here is your opportunity to treat your Ma with something special, sweet and tasty! This home made coconut cake recipe is simple and easy to follow. Once made, make a cup of tea, relax and spend time with your ma. To make this delicious coco coco coco coconut…

Teacup in a Mansion – Newport RI

Newport is a cute little place which reminds me of my home – England. An overview of my little adventure which may help plan your next get away!

Brunch like you give a damn

Jacks Wife Freda  (2016) New York brunching is a hobby! Looking for a cool brunch spot? Well look no further. Jack’s wife Freda is a trending New York brunch spot with cute ambience and delicious food.

Posh Tea… But where’s Kevin? 

Plaza Hotel – Palm Court (Oct 2015) I wanted to continue my birthday celebrations in style and after having a fun tea party at Kathleen’s Tea room we decided to have a second day of posh high tea!  If you are looking for an upscale, city feel afternoon tea, look no further. The Plaza Hotel is a…

Scrumptious Scones

Kathleen’s Tea Room (2014 & 2015) Birthdays are always Fun! Especially if you are in NY. There are lots of amazing places to go and fun things to do. This birthday, I was looking for something a little bit more relaxing and personable. Of course this is me we are talking about!  So you guessed it…My…

Do you believe in fate?

I could be opening floodgates of opinions here but I always question…are things really mapped out for us? Or is life like the film ‘Sliding Doors’ where one decision can change the rest of your life? Destiny and fate are two topics that are hard to grasp and understand and I go back and forth on…

Chai Masala Tea Cake

As the holiday season fast approaches, I decided to make my very own “Chai Masala Tea Cake” or Spice Tea Cake. Indian tea is made by brewing black tea with a mixture of aromatic Indian spices and herbs. Milk is added and further boiled until a golden brown tea begins to emerge. Hmmm it truly is…

Quick & Easy Halloween Treats

Halloween is finally here. While I was getting my 1920’s Flapper Girl Halloween outfit ready for tonight, I decided to make my very own spooky chocolate Halloween treats to take the Halloween party. Trust me, no cooking skills are needed! They are fun, quick (30 minutes) and easy to make.  You can decorate them however you…