We love an afternoon tea at house Elf, and this one is a little special…its on a bus. That’s right afternoon tea on a Routemaster bus. The bus takes you around the big sites of London starting at Victoria Coach … Continue reading Elf on the bus
Next stop on our Northern Portugal adventure. We pick up a hire car and head off into the countryside in search of quiet, views and more wine! We head out of Porto and choose to avoid tolls for cost saving … Continue reading Elf Down the Douro
Fancy doing something a bit different for dinner, keep on reading. Moon boot and I head off to Hawker House for a feast of street food. Hawker House is a street foodie’s heaven. Pop up restaurants and bars all together … Continue reading Street Feast Elf
For a long time I have been trying to work up the courage to make my own sushi. So tonight, is the night. For preparation, I have ordered a bamboo mat for rolling the sushi, sushi rice and the nori … Continue reading Elfy Sushi
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! See you in 2017! Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Nougat a wonderful soft, chewy, sweet and decadent treat and the perfect homemade Christmas gift for friends and family. So, I set about researching for a recipe that is easy enough for a first-time nougat creator and a recipe that … Continue reading Disaster in the kitchen Elf
We’ve been spending our time at Christmas markets working out which ones we think are the best. Our three favourites in no particular order are: Southbank Christmas Market Little wooden German market huts stack up down the Southbank, there are … Continue reading Elf about the Christmas Markets!
Christmas pudding, my favourite. I have been cooking this recipe for the last few years and it is now a staple of Christmas day. This is a Good House Keeping recipe which I have altered a little bit to suit … Continue reading Pudding!
We’ve come over all Christmassy! So, we are at the Christmas Grand Sale at the Royal Horticultural society. Close to St James’s Park it’s easy to get to, there are tickets available on the door or you can book in … Continue reading Christmas is coming!
Our favourite three things to do in Luang Prabang. In no particular order. One – Cooking school This might not be for everyone, but we love taking cooking classes when we travel. I think it is a great way to … Continue reading Elf’s 3 things to do Luang Prabang