Nibbles

Chilled Cantaloupe Soup

Chilled Cantaloupe Soup

Cantaloupe isn’t one of my favorite fruits, I have to admit, but this chilled cantaloupe soup is changing my mind. It’s light and refreshing, perfect for cooling off on a hot summer day. It will even carry you into the early days of fall when […]

Scrumptious Blueberry Scones

Scrumptious Blueberry Scones

Scrumptious blueberry scones are a wonderful addition to any afternoon tea. And how can you possibly enjoy scones without Devonshire cream? Today I’m sharing a faux Devonshire cream, as the true cream can take more than 24 hours to make. But this cream is absolutely […]

Lemon Basil Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches

Lemon Basil Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches

A delicious chicken salad sandwich is the perfect addition to any ladies luncheon or afternoon tea. This light and easy recipe is a wonderful addition to any spring or summer tea. Lemon Basil Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches 1/4 Cup Mayonnaise 1/4 Cup Sour Cream 1 […]

Chilled Strawberry Soup

Chilled Strawberry Soup

Last week I shared that I love spending time at my favorite tea house, Blue Willow Tea Room. The last time I visited, they served a delicious chilled strawberry soup that I’ve been craving ever since. So this week I decided to experiment and create […]

Grandma’s One-Bowl Lemon Pound Cake

Grandma’s One-Bowl Lemon Pound Cake

A good lemon pound cake is the perfect nibble to serve when friends stop by for a cup of tea and this recipe will surely impress your guests. Best of all, it’s a one-bowl, one-step cake that you can whip up in just a few […]

Easy Spinach Quiche for Afternoon Tea

Easy Spinach Quiche for Afternoon Tea

Quiche is not only a popular choice for afternoon tea, it’s also super easy and you can mix and match your favorite ingredients. I’ve been making this recipe for years, often changing the filling ingredients, and it’s a winner every time. It’s light and fluffy […]

Belgian Waffles Three Ways

Belgian Waffles Three Ways

I love a good Belgian Waffle. Unfortunately, since I have a slight addiction to kitchen gadgets and small appliances, I’ve been forbidden to bring any more into the house until another gadget leaves. Can you relate? Instead of making them fresh, I make do with […]

Orange Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips

Orange Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips

For me, there’s nothing better than curling up with a good book and a cup of tea. The only thing that could make my book time better is a couple of my favorite cookies, right out of the oven and still warm. These delicious treats […]

Lemon Blueberry Tartlets

Lemon Blueberry Tartlets

Lemon and blueberry are two of my favorite flavors, especially when combined. This is one of my super-easy, go-to recipes when putting together a tea party. The tartlets are lovely, taste great, and take almost no time at all. Lemon Blueberry Tartlet Recipe – Makes […]