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Chayote and sweet potato salad

It’s blustery here on the Fylde coast today and the wind is getting stronger, but it’s been bright all afternoon with a beautifully blue sky. 321 more words


Miss Alkaline UK reblogged this on The Basic Life and commented:

Have you ever tried chayote? It's a mild vegetable that is very detoxifying. Opt for the quinoa to make this an alkaline dish. Chayote and sweet potato salad


Hampshire, where I live, is the home of watercress. Indeed, we boast the Watercress Line, a lovely little steam train, which still runs from Alton to Alresford. 106 more words


Kaefer Dachgarten Restaurant in the Reichstag in Berlin, Germany

For lunch on Saturday in Berlin we ate at Restaurant Kaefer, a restaurant inside the Reichstag, the famous parliament building. It wouldn’t have been our first pick for lunch, but if you make a reservation there then you get to skip the line for the Reichstag and you don’t have to go on an official tour. 281 more words


Watercress Chpt 2.

It was 9:00 in the morning when our 8 month silence was put to an end. I saw her face appear on my phone, it was a picture she had sent me almost a year ago when she volunteered at a daycare and had her face painted by small children. 878 more words


Turkey Run in winter is amazing

I have heard about winter hiking in places like Turkey Run and Starved Rock before, and wondered at the photos of frozen waterfalls. Before now, the cold and snow have always kept me at bay. 1,225 more words


Greek Roast Lamb

I’m currently in countdown mode to our next holiday in 12 weeks time. Mr O and I are heading to Athens, Peloppennese and Santorini for 12 nights at the end of June. 177 more words

Eating In

Springy strawberry, avocado and fennel salad.

This salad is spring on a plate. I want to eat it every day for lunch. It’s filling without being too heavy, and it’s healthy while not tasting like cardboard. 258 more words

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