Monthly Archives: "September 2013"

High Tea – It’s a Feast

Afternoon Tea is all very well, but High Tea is something altogether more substantial and the two should not be confused. Whereas the first is all about daintiness and manners, the latter is altogether more robust and hearty. This is a case of more is more. The origins of the term are unclear, but may

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The Wonderful World of Arne & Carlos

Arne & Carlos are very big in Scandinavia. Going on first appearances they look like a sweet eccentric couple. Harmless enough, something of a novelty act what with their specs and splendid jumpers and knitting needles all a-go. And anyone who brings out a book called ’55 Christmas Balls to Knit’ must be a little bit

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