Competition

Time for a proper sandwich

It’s a running joke with my friend Sally that I am perpetually disappointed with food here in England.  I am almost always deeply let down by my menu choices when we go out for lunch.  I think the key to…

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Baking

Scrummy Apple Cake

  What do to when you’re given more apples than you’ve seen in your entire life?  OK, so that might be a slight exaggeration but, my in-laws have had a bumper crop of apples this year and she’s sent us bags…

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Baking

Apple Dapple Cake

  I love Fall, or Autumn as my adopted country calls this time of year. For me this time of year is apple season.  Growing up, this time of year involved trips to the local apple orchards where we could sample…

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Food

Chourico with peas and poached egg

I recently spent a week in Lisbon with my brother and parents.  My brother moved to Lisbon about 3 years ago so it was great to spend time there living like a local! 

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Food

Peanut Butter Oreo Bears

  This summer I tried the new Oreo cookies- Peanut Butter and Golden.  Now I’m a huge fan of peanut butter so I knew which ones I’d use to make my wonderfilled creation!

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