Leith Hall Mexican Wedding Cake

  We recently had two sisters as guests, Phoebe and Joann, who were a delight to talk to. Phoebe told me about a cake that she makes that is incredibly Continue Reading →

Food and Wine, and Beer and Bourbon

Food and Wine, and Beer and Bourbon ! Just when you thought the Cape May season was winding down, the middle of September brings the Cape May Food and Wine Continue Reading →

Dale’s Chocolate Peppermint Sandwich Cookies

I’ve had a recipe for peppermint cookies on this blog before, but these are different from the earlier ones. Our guest, Dale, wrote and asked me to post the recipe Continue Reading →

West Cape May Strawberry Festival

West Cape May Strawberry Festival The West Cape May Strawberry Festival will be June 7 (rain date of June 8). Come out and enjoy strawberry smoothies, strawberry tacos, strawberry ice Continue Reading →

SPRING FESTIVAL IS FESTING!

Spring festival is Cape May’s annual sigh of relief that Winter is over. This year we have a few new events that will get you in the spirit. First, if Continue Reading →

Pumpkin Apricot Cake from Leith Hall

I served this pumpkin apricot cake this past weekend for afternoon tea. The simple syrup makes it very moist and delicious. I like pumpkin and apricots together because they are Continue Reading →