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Birthday dinner 2015

It’s my birthday! This year, it’s a family celebration with a delicious homecooked meal from my amazing mum-in-law & sis-in-law.
One of their specialties is chicken schnitzel served here with buttery mashed potato, peas & English gravy. 46 more words


Yoga + Brownie = bonheur.

Hier matin je me suis réveillée très, très (beaucoup trop) tôt. Ce n’est malheureusement pas inhabituel mais particulièrement pénible quand ça arrive en début de semaine. 909 more words



It is definitely the time of year to make ice cream at home. It always tastes so much better than what you buy at the store, and these days it is easy to make. 690 more words


Fruit tarts with creme anglais - how very French 

A dessert with oh la laa :-) it may look complicated but if you work through the recipe in stages, the reward is well worth the effort …….. 282 more words

Mini Peach Cobblers with Creme Anglaise

I’m trying to eat more fruit. But really, I rarely ever chomp on an apple and I laugh in the face of those bruised bananas glaring at me from the counter at Starbucks. 351 more words


FLASHBACK FRIDAY - Dessert sauces

In the culinary world, Escoffier’s five mother sauces are used as the base of many “daughter” or “secondary” sauces and are defined by their base ingredient and thickening agent: 284 more words

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Creme brulee: the French really got this right

The birth of creme brulee all started with a Frenchman, Francois Massialot, and his 1691 recipe book. But a few decades later, in his Cuisinier roïal et bourgeois… 684 more words

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