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Whenever I hear someone say gingernuts, I can’t help but think of that scene in Hot Fuzz where the crazy cult-leader is facing off against Simon Pegg in the model village, and has taken hostage a 10 year-old red-headed boy called Aaron Aaronson. 558 more words


Kubla Khan

In Xanadu did Kubla Khan
A stately pleasure-dome decree :
Where Alph, the sacred river, ran
Through caverns measureless to man
Down to a sunless sea. 358 more words

Parmesan Cheese Biscuits

The National Monument of Indonesia or Monas is bustling with activity and excitement at 4 in the morning on a Sunday. The Jakarta Marathon, the biggest running event of Indonesia, is about to begin in an hour and thousands of people are gathered in and around the park that houses the tall, glowing Monas which also happens to be the starting point for the race. 1,635 more words

Crinkle cookies - Biscuiți crăpați

A fost un fel de dragoste la prima degustare. Prima dată când am mâncat “biscuiți crăpați”, acum vreo 2-3 ani. Erau atât de buni și fragezi că abia mă puteam opri. 299 more words


25th October - On This Day In History


1881 Pablo Picasso (artist)


1400 Geoffrey Chaucer (author – Canterbury Tales)

On This Day:

1415 Battle of Agincourt (English defeat the French, showing the effectiveness of the longbow against the armoured knight) 37 more words

The perfect meal for a cool autumn day.

In Bavaria, we have definitely succumbed to the cooler temperatures of my favorite season, autumn.  I love the crisp, fresh smelling air.  The warmth of the colors and a cold nose, it is a perfect combination.  400 more words


Valentine’s biscuits

  1. Tip the flour and butter into a food processor and whizz to fine crumbs. Add the sugar and yolks then whizz to a smooth dough. Remove one-third of the dough, add vanilla to what’s left and pulse to whizz in.
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