Monday, April 11, 2011

House Guests in a Martha & Nigella Combo

I get text messages and emails about getting back to blogging. Yes, I know, I've been bad. So I have a little something to blog about and here it is

I love house guests.
 
Not that I have the time or the energy to really get into it all at the moment, but I always love it.

My guest lists for guests includes
  • Fluffy white towels (washed in warm water, vinegar in rinse cycle in lieu of softener, dried in the sun, with a soft burst in the dryer - try it, it works!)
  • The cute soaps,
  • The little glass water bottles for the bedside tables,
  • The sweet reading books also for the bedside table,
  • Some interesting magazines (I will have Country Style and Vanity Fair this time),
  • Little slippers,
  • Homemade cakes, or treats on the kitchen table for afternoon tea,
  • Handcream and a few little bottles of perfume if they are girls,
  • The fridge stocked with lots of good produce for impromptu cookups (which for me has been lacking in recent months, ironically the baking has been lacking too),
  • The whole house is dust free and little signs of comfort are out, like candles and throw rugs and magazines. I like my house to feel cosy, lived in, but kind of bed and breakfast style. 24 hours a day would be great!
I am so looking forward to the weekend and lugging pots of late night food Nigella style.
  
It's a love. Totally.



P.S. I also went to another Supper Club like THIS one. I will blog soon.

5 comments:

  1. If only, if only I was ever that organised!

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  2. Wow! You really treat your guests right! Enjoy the fabulous day, Kellie xx

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  3. Gee, you shouldn't have gone to so much trouble, what time would you like me :-)
    sounds a lot more appealing than packing, I'm choking on dust at this end.
    You will be first on my list of invites and will expect one of your lovely treats :-) Let's hope we have some front stairs for you to walk up by that time. At least I have my Kitchenaid!!
    M x

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  4. Hi Danielle,

    Just to let you know I've listed your blog in a post on I ♥ BNE Food Bloggers:
    http://gustoso.wordpress.com/2011/04/23/i-%E2%99%A5-bne-food-bloggers/

    Please let me know if you want any changes.

    Enjoy,
    Gustoso

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