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Scottish Shortbread

Tomorrow, upon request from my 4 year old, we will be having a British feast. We are having Leek & Potato Soup (from Wales), Toad in the Hole (from England) & Shortbread (from Scotland)! This morning I decided that I … Continue reading

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Margaret & Val’s Pavlova

Never heard of pavlova? No idea of what it is? Well, it is a meringue based dessert created in New Zealand for, & named after, the famous Russian ballerina, Anna Pavlova This recipe came from two wonderful ladies, Margaret Ambrose … Continue reading

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Hot Cross Buns

I obtained this recipe from an old friend last year, but it was after Easter, so I didn’t try it. I decided though that it is a must for this year! Originally eaten by the Saxons to honor their goddess … Continue reading

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Light Chicken Korma

This is a light Korma, but still very delicious if you are craving curry, but trying to cut down on the fat content. It comes in at just 294 calories per portion (without the rice) & is courtesy of The … Continue reading

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Strawberry & Cream Cupcakes

I made these for a friend’s birthday that we celebrated this evening. The basis of the recipe came from The Telegraph website, from a book called “The Primrose Bakery”. It took me a long time to find a recipe that … Continue reading

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