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  • Afternoon Tea with the Easter Bunny

    I never really ‘got’ Easter till I had kids. Although I obviously learnt the Easter story at school and have fond memories of rolling boiled eggs down hills, it’s only since having children of my own that I can fully embrace this holiday. There are lots of things to do over Easter and I thought […]

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  • Dene Delights - Jesmond Dene House Review

    Is there any better way to while away the hours on a lovely sunny day than with a friend and a good afternoon tea? Jesmond Dene House has been touted as having the best afternoon tea in Newcastle, so we wanted to see if it was true…

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  • Cream of the Crop

    Who knew you could get proper french patisserie in Newcastle? We spoke to Severine Rutherford from Creme de le Creme, who filled us in on what makes the perfect choux bun and her favourite places to eat in the North East.

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  • Nice To Meet Choux - Les Petits Choux Review

    Newcastle is fast becoming a foodie’s heaven. With the influx of decent eateries in the Toon, we thought it was about time we highlighted some of the best places to eat, and the people behind the food. Whether it’s a food truck or a fine dining restaurant we want to shout about them and their […]

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  • In Search of London’s Best Doughnut

    We have just returned from a blissful five days in the capital staying with family. The purpose of our visit was primarily so the Mr could attend a course, but we made a mini holiday of it (why not?!) Other than seeing my lovely cousins, who grow their own fruit and veg and make amazing jam, scones, […]

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