My vintage tea party

I thought I’d do a bit of a vintage tea party for my birthday. Take a looksie!


Foodie Penpals

Hunger striking? Then sign up for Foodie Penpals – the great new way for gastronomes to try new food and get to know a different circle of people.

The Primrose Bakery: Rose biscuits

Yumski! I give another Primrose Bakery recipe a go and have to say that these biccies would be ideal for any vintage tea party. Scoff, scoff, scoff…

Monday’s Points of Pinterest: Jolly Jubilee!

Congrats on the old Diamond Jubilee, Lizzie! Here’s how Pinterest has celebrated your 60 years.

S’mores galore!

Barbecue weather! If you’re not full after stuffing yourself with chicken, kebabs, baked potatoes and sausages, round it all off with a s’more or two. Here’s my version of this American classic.

My High Tea Linky Party #4

Wednesday is high tea linky party day over here at Black Cat Originals, so if you’ve got any tea party-esque posts you just can’t wait to share with the world, get linking now. Huzzah!

Pin-ups in Pinnies: A cupcake review

Alcoholic cupcakes? Who’d have thunk it? I put my taste buds to the test, sampling some of Pin-ups in Pinnies’ boozy baked goods. Cheers, y’all!

Monday’s Points of Pinterest: Truly scrumptious recipes

Warning! If you’re hungry and daydreaming about lunchtime, this post could tip you over the edge! If you like torturing yourself, however, carry on to discover some lovely recipe ideas – all found on social networking site Pinterest.

Jam and Jerusalem in Manchester

Ladies, arm yourselves with knitting needles and crochet hooks! The Women’s Institute has FINALLY come to Manchester city centre. For home and country, everyone, for home and country!

Pin-Ups in Pinnies

Take two eggs, a cup of flour, 100g of butter, one teaspoon of vanilla, a dash of old-school femininity and a pinch of 1950s glamour…Wait, what? That’s the strangest recipe ever! What on earth are you making? Pin-Ups in Pinnies, of course – Manchester’s very own catering company that bakes cupcakes and vintage to perfection every time.