London Fog Latte- The Earl Grey for the modern era. Everyone is familiar with Earl Grey tea. It is a must-have on all hot drink menus and a stable of all personal tea collections. We are a nation of ‘I only drink Earl Grey’ or have at least experienced the quintessential “Everyday British Problem of”…… Continue reading Milk Round: London fog latte
The living room is arguably one of the most important places in a home. It is an integral location in family life and the setting for a variety of everyday activities and eventualities. What beats the feeling of kicking off your shoes and flopping back onto a settee after tough day? It is also the…… Continue reading Chocolate Corner
When I was growing up, there was one activity which clearly marked the arrival of the school holidays. Whilst not having to wake up before seven and having the temporary freedom to wear clothes other than white knee-length socks and a yellow gingham summer dress should have been enough of an indication alone, it only…… Continue reading Swanning around Swansea
It is no secret that I am an out and proud Anglophile. My love of all things British comes into a league of its own especially where my taste buds are concerned! However, when it come to the words ‘peanut butter and jelly’ I am an American through and through. At the mere mention of…… Continue reading Milk Round: peanut butter & jelly
There are few things in life that I adore more than a good day out. I would even make the controversial statement that I would prefer one day of intense mooching, munching, and meandering than completing the same activities at a more leisurely pace across a couple of days. This is particularly true of days…… Continue reading My London Adventure in Livia’s Kitchen
I know what you’re thinking. Half of you probably read the title of this post and now think I’m barking mad for trying this combination. Perhaps many of you squirmed at the thought of it and asked yourselves: how can this possibly be anything but gross? I bet the other question on your lips is:…… Continue reading Milk Round: cumin & cinnamon milk
Mothering Sunday. Whenever I think of this day, I envisage young, still pyjama-ed children standing on their tip toes, arms outstretched as they try to curl a finger round a mug handle from a cupboard that is just a fraction out of their reach. All over country, on Mothers’ day morning, sons and daughters…… Continue reading Mothers’ Day!