Purebread officially brings its baked goods to Mount Pleasant

A fan-favourite bakery just opened its second location in Vancouver, and we have no doubt it’ll generate line-ups out the door—especially during peak …


Recipe: Strawberry shortcakes

An American pudding that is unapologetically sweet<p>Despite having all the constituents of a good old British cream tea, the strawberry shortcake comes from across the pond. It definitely sounds like it should be British. When my husband knew that I was making this, and then found me making the …


Ice cream, seascapes, and charm in a Cornish port

We wanted to get away for a week where no one we knew had ever traveled. Mousehole fit that bill and so many others.

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Romancing The Scone

It's National Resurrect Romance Week, minions, and as a "humor" blogger on the internet I am of course an expert on this subject.Also John and I are …

Cake Decorating

10 places for the perfect afternoon tea Instagram photo

<b>These afternoon teas look almost too good to eat… snap a pic for posterity (and posting on Instagram) before tucking in to enjoy!</b><p>Super-cool hotel The …

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The BEST – and most alternative - afternoon teas in Norwich

We have Anna, the Duchess of Bedford, to thank for afternoon tea.<p>Around the year 1840, Anna had the idea to dismiss the “sinking feeling” between …


The best places to enjoy afternoon tea in the UK

It's national Afternoon Tea Week, which means we have all the more reason to gorge on finger sandwiches and cakes.<p>The art of afternoon tea is …


You can now get ice cream afternoon tea in London

Park Grand Lancaster Gate is offering guests a chance to experience this afternoon tea with a difference.<p>The hotel is offering the traditional …


ARC Channel Islands: St Peter Port to St Helier

<b>After a Skippers' Briefing on Monday evening rally crews were all ready for their crossing to Jersey yesterday morning. With Westerly winds forecast,</b> …


Blueberry Scone Bread | #BreadBakers

<b>Make the Streusel</b><p>Mix together the flour, sugars, and cardamom. Stir in the cream until the dry ingredients are completely moistened. Toss together …


20 Pumpkin Breakfast Recipes

Here’s a plump and tasty roundup of our favorite pumpkin breakfast recipes!<p>Pumpkin Pancakes with Cinnamon Brown Butter<p>Good morning, indeed! These …


Hilarious notes, rubbish and bag of dog poo left on car parked badly on narrow street

A DRIVER who parked badly in a narrow street had hilarious notes, gutted fish and dog poo left on their car.<p>Locals in St Ives, Cornwall, also slapped …


6 Worst Foods That Make You Fat And Gain Belly Fat Based on Science

Excess fat is responsible for a host of health problems, and belly fat is one of the most dangerous kinds.<br>Fat in the abdomen has been implicated in …


Top five hotels and places to stay in Killarney, County Kerry

<b>Angsana spa, The Brehon hotel</b><p>If you’re a fan of spa treatments then you will love the Angsana Spa at the Brehon Hotel, the ultimate in decor, …

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This new Washington State Fair run features a sneak peek of the fairgrounds, T-shirts, donuts and scones

Would the idea of a long run sound more appealing if there were donuts at the end?<p>That’s the case at Run The Puyallup, the Washington State Fair’s …

Washington State

Win afternoon tea for two at The Ritz London

<b>We’re giving away a Champagne Afternoon Tea for two at The Ritz London.</b><p>To celebrate Afternoon Tea Week, we’re giving away an afternoon tea for two at …


8 amazing places to have afternoon tea in Warrington

SEEING as it's National Afternoon Tea Week, what better excuse to delve into the wonderful world of cakes and pretty sandwiches currently on offer in …


10 quirky afternoon teas you really don't want to miss out on

View Gallery10 photos<p>1 / 10<p>The Shard<p>Aqua Shard - London<p>An afternoon tea that's supercalifragilisticexpialidocious? Aqua Shard have launched an …


12 of the most Instagrammable afternoon teas in England

The afternoon tea is as quintessentially British as the Queen driving in the countryside with a silk headscarf wrapped around her hair.<p>But afternoon …


Chocolate Afternoon Tea is now available at Hilton Park Lane with up to 46% off

The Podium Restaurant and Bar at the Hilton Park Lane in London is holding an irresistible deal.<p>Afternoon tea lovers have the chance to visit the top …


Car parked poorly in St Ives adorned with a dead fish, dog poo, rubbish and abusive notes - Cornwall Live

People in St Ives have taken out their anger on an inconsiderate motorist by decorating a poorly-parked car with abusive notes, half a gutted fish, a …

Afternoon Tea

Two Dozen of the Best European Desserts You Need to Try

Ahhh…. European desserts. Lives there a woman traveler who can resist them? Certainly not me. Because one of the great joys of traveling is… eating. …


London's standout afternoon teas that will make you fall in love with them all over again | London Evening Standard

Still, after a few, they can get slightly same-old, same-old.<p>It may be hard to say no to a creamy scone and a glass of fizz but for many, afternoon …


Share pictures of your favourite Afternoon Tea in the UK

Yesterday marked the start of National Afternoon Tea Week, and who wouldn’t love a week dedicated to celebrating gorging on endless amounts of sweet treats and tea in a luxurious surrounding for a few hours?<p>We’re all partial to the delights of Afternoon Tea: finger sandwiches, scones with clotted …


13 Totally Cute Scone Recipes | Recipes


The Newest Afternoon Teas In London

Afternoon tea is more than an amuse-bouche to a hotel’s bottom line. A simple menu, predictable demand, it’s a meal that defies the cult of celebrity chefdom and fills the 3-7pm void in a hotel’s kitchen without overtaxing it. It is a profitable addition.<p>And for the consumer? A brilliantly …


How to host an elegant tea party with scones, tea cocktails, and finger sandwiches

"Tea service is all about taking a break in your busy life to sit down and have tea."

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The Queen is hiring a kitchen porter on £20k a year - and they'll get to live at Buckingham Palace

FANCY living at Buckingham Palace? Your chance may have just arrived!<p>The Queen is hiring for a role in the royal kitchens – so if you know your …


The secret to taking your mind off civilisation’s inevitable decay

Afternoon tea is one of the most satisfying and direct routes to denying the horrendous state of the world.The post The secret to taking your mind …


8 Afternoon Tea Week deals you won't want to miss in and around Surrey

Looking for an excuse to indulge in a generous piece of cake a cup of tea? We've found it.<p>Afternoon Tea Week takes place from August 14-20 and it's …