At My Table

One of life’s great pleasures is to cook for others and to share a meal around the table. When family and friends gather around the table to share lunch, afternoon…

Tea and a Chat

“In Ireland, you go to someone’s house, and she asks you if you want a cup of tea. You say no, thank you, you’re really just fine. She asks if…

Boil the Billy Mate!

Tea is not only for dainty ladies in Edwardian houses to enjoy an afternoon respite with their contemporaries over tea and cake. There are more rural, masculine traditions associated with…

Time to Put The Kettle On

The perfect temperature for tea is two degrees hotter than just right. The best cup of Tea is usually made at home because so many cafes make really awful Tea.…