Lion and the Lamb

Lion and the Lamb

A Lion Keeps Watch Over Grasmere ; Lion and the Lamb, Grasmere. — Yesterday we dined at the best table in the Lake District and traversed ledges to discover a needle. Today, we are going to meet a lion and perhaps fire a cannon. I received a puzzled look. I just...
Grey Friar Stunning View

Grey Friar Stunning View

Grey Friar's stunning views of creation Front row seats for a grandstand view of Scafell, Scafell Pike and Eskdale ; Grey Friar, Lake District. — We walked away from this mountain the other week. Today we return, retracing our steps. From the Three Shires Stone we...
Katie’s Birthday Party

Katie’s Birthday Party

Friends met together to celebrate Katie’s birthday party and I was delighted to be able to provide the food for their dinner party. We had a great evening and some of her friends were also mine, which made it extra special. Happy birthday – Katie Burstow....
Simon’s Dinner Party

Simon’s Dinner Party

Simon and his friends travelled from the Midlands for his birthday party at Longlands Main House, an historic house, part of the Longlands Estate in Cartmel. I cooked for 24 people, the largest dinner party I have ever cooked for, thankfully the table was large enough...
Thai Buffet at The TAP

Thai Buffet at The TAP

Our Thai buffet at The TAP in Kendal was a sell-out. Over 60 people enjoyed a great evening of Thai food. The TAP is run by Bowness Bay Brewing Company and opened in October 2015. They are receiving great reviews for their beer, especially the delightful Swan Blonde,...