It is our tradition to gather people around our dining table. An all age celebration of Easter lamb after an early service on the beach at Budleigh Salterton is looked forward with expectation each year . Our traditional roast lamb feast was roasted this year in the garden. Sefo is renown for his spit roasting … Continue reading All the joy of Easter day!
At Claremont we always love to celebrate birthdays and often with a theme. Après-ski was a very filling theme for Clare's party. Our friend Clare is passionate about hockey and skiing and will try to fit a ski season into her busy life. Decorating the house for a party is part of the fun as well … Continue reading Alpine Après-Ski Party
The swedish candle brings a beautiful addition to any outside party. We gathered around a couple of such candles on Newquay beach this February. This was the ultimate Hygge experience. Quite simply, the Swedish log candle is a large upright log with three downward cuts that run almost the entire length of the log. The … Continue reading Swedish Log Candle
Each Christmas we venture into the country outside Exeter where we find our favourite Christmas tree farm. Growing on the shady slopes we embark on choosing the perfect tree for our family christmas. Our tree stand out for us, the yellow tag as been tied to a branch a few weeks before. By mutual consent … Continue reading Oh Christmas Tree…
Sefo our intrepid friend from Tonga challenged himself to catch and cook a pig for Christmas dinner. Although the pig was larger than he imagined he built his own spit and fire pit and rotated the pig for 6 hours. The crackling crackled and the meat was done to a turn.