Picnics in Fairy Land! My Newfoundland “Lighthouse Picnics” Experience

Lighthouse Picnics

Picnics in Fairy Land! My Newfoundland “Lighthouse Picnics” Experience Dreams are made of this……. Bite-sized Chunks of my Culinary Adventures in Newfoundland: Part Five – Fairies and Lighthouses with Sandwiches on the Cliff – my last day in Newfoundland…… Hello and welcome to Fairy Land! Well, not fairy land actually, but that’s what I thought… 

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Meatloaf or Terrine? An Easy Recipe for Pork Sausage and Orange Terrine (Gluten Free)

Meatloaf or Terrine? An Easy Recipe for a Pork Sausage and Orange Terrine

Meatloaf or Terrine? An Easy Recipe for Pork Sausage and Orange Terrine (Gluten Free) Cue a busy day, I am still suffering from post-travel fatigue and lethargy, suitcases are abandoned with the contents spewing out like a collapsed circus tent…..train tickets and passports set the kitchen table and “travel snacks” adorn several areas of the kitchen surfaces, it’s… 

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Sunday Baking: A Beautiful Easy Quick Bread Recipe – Zuri’s South African Picnic Bread

Sunday Baking: A Beautiful Easy Quick Bread Recipe - Zuri's South African Picnic Bread

Sunday Baking: A Beautiful Easy Quick Bread Recipe – Zuri’s South African Picnic Bread – Today’s post is tinged with some sadness; my recipe today is for Zuri’s South African Picnic Bread, and it has been made by way of a condolence message for my good friend Zuri (Zuretha) who lost her husband Gideon last… 

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An Old Flask and Childhood Memories: Cheese, Onion and Potato Pasties Recipe

An Old Flask and Childhood Memories: Cheese, Onion and Potato Pasties Recipe

An Old Flask and Childhood Memories: Cheese, Onion and Potato Pasties Recipe I remember many picnics throughout my life, both as an adult and a child; and, when my parents offered to give me an old Thermos flask recently, for food styling, as soon as I saw which one it was, the memories just came… 

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Giveaway: Win an Abra-ca-Debora Dutch Pancakes Hamper worth £50!

Abra-ca-debora-Pancake-hamper

Giveaway: Win an Abra-ca-Debora Dutch Pancakes Hamper worth £50! I am pleased to be able to offer all Lavender and Lovage readers a FABULOUS hamper filled with tasty ingredients as my latest giveway today! Pancakes aren’t just for pancake day. In Holland, they eat them much more often than that. The Dutch make sweet ones and savoury ones… 

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Bastille Day, Picnics and Fireworks: Vegetarian Stuffed Picnic Sandwich Recipe

Bastille Day, Picnics and Fireworks: Vegetarian Stuffed Picnic Sandwich Recipe

Bastille Day, Picnics and Fireworks: Vegetarian Stuffed Picnic Sandwich Recipe Bastille Day is the name given in English-speaking countries to the French National Day, which is celebrated on 14 July each year. In France, it is formally called La Fête Nationale (French pronunciation: ​[la.fɛːt.na.sjɔˈnal] ; The National Celebration) and commonly Le quatorze juillet (French pronunciation: ​[lə.ka.tɔʁz.ʒɥiˈjɛ] ; the fourteenth of July). While the date is the same as that of… 

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Hot Spanish Soup that’s Chilled! Flamenco “100 Calorie” Gazpacho Soup Recipe

Flamenco "100 Calorie" Gazpacho Soup

Hot Spanish Soup that’s Chilled! Flamenco “100 Calorie” Gazpacho Soup Recipe I remember the first time I ever saw Flamenco dancers in action; I was about seven years old and we went to Spain on a family holiday. The hotel we stayed at in

Green Goddess “50 Calorie” Soup Recipe – A Green Smoothie in a Soup Bowl!

Green Goddess "50 Calorie" Soup Recipe - A Green Smoothie in a Soup Bowl!

- Green Goddess “50 Calorie” Soup Recipe – A Green Smoothie in a Soup Bowl! The other title for this post should have been “you can have your bread and eat it” as this soup is SO low in calories, that when I am on a “fast day” for the “5:2 diet” (where I only… 

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Picnics, Salads and Paella! Under the Willow Tree with Salmon Spread and Russian Salad

Paella

Picnics, Salads and Paella! Under the Willow Tree with Salmon Spread and Russian Salad National Picnic Week   17th to 23rd June 2013 Take about twenty friends, a weeping willow tree, a sunny June day, a lake or two, some plastic chairs as well as deck chairs, a significant birthday, assorted salads, cake, paella and… 

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Tapas Days and Nights: Warm Curly Kale Salad with Almonds, Chorizo and Sherry Dressing

Tapas Days and Nights: Warm Curly Kale Salad with Almonds, Chorizo and Sherry Dressing

Tapas Days and Nights: Warm Curly Kale Salad with Almonds, Chorizo and Sherry Dressing What a disappointing summer, just as I was getting into the swing of things, getting the sun loungers out, cleaning the barbecue, packing away all of my winter clothes and liberating my t-shirts, we are back to cool, dully and very… 

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