Monthly Archives: August 2011

Pork, leek and eggplant pies with corn and rosemary

There is something to be said about the impact television cooking competitions have on our everyday lives. A dear friend of mine will often talk of her 6 year old son’s approach to meals – he would taste and rate … Continue reading

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Baked banana and peanut chocolate souffle

I love to eat. Unfortunately with it comes the consequence of weight gain. Yes, I seem to pile it on… in fact, I have a clear memory of a weekend in the ‘country’ some years ago, which involved a Devonshire … Continue reading

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Apple crumble slice

I have found that the recent trend/ obsession with macarons in popular circulation is both a blessing and a curse. As a person who is very fond of macarons, I’m glad that they are more redily available, however – having … Continue reading

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