Summer Spread

This weekend I was planning on another scorcher and preparing for a lovely sunny barbecue in the garden with the girls…and then the rain came.  So an indoor Summer spread it had to be!  These are the recipes I went with for a delicious, healthy mix to graze upon and natter over. Continue reading


Primrose Valley Hotel

If you ever visit St.Ives in Cornwall then be sure to stay at the Primrose Valley Hotel.  The 9 bedroom boutique hotel is housed in a beautiful Edwardian villa, a short stroll from gorgeous Porthminster beach and a few minutes away from the busy Harbour and array of shops and restaurants at the centre of St.Ives town. Continue reading

No frills Chocolate & Peanut Butter Cake

I’ve never been a lover of peanut butter but seeing as it was Mr Tearoom’s birthday this week and he’s a fan I thought I’d combine a couple of easy recipes from and, and make this little treat.  The result was surprisingly tasty for a non-peanut butter eating person such as myself and sheer delight for the birthday boy! Continue reading