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bacon & egg cups

Our third and final blog post covering our brunch suggestions for the festive holiday, features a recipe that is my fail-safe go to when I’m entertaining large numbers. When making bacon and egg cups I like to line a large muffin tin with slices of streaky bacon or pancetta (this can be done the day before…

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caravan, king’s cross, london

Michelle’s sense of direction can be lacking in times, so when we are away I take control of where we go and how we’ll get there, it works nicely for us. However Sunday morning was different, heading to go get a shower I told Michelle “go find somewhere good for brunch close to King’s Cross”….

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dishoom, king’s cross, london

We had seen photos on social media, we had read the reviews and we had been recommended to try. So when sitting having brunch in London on a lazy Sunday morning and one of our fellow bloggers saw our pics and pointed out that Dishoom was right around the corner, we just knew we had to return…

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caledonian sleeper … lost in london

In early October we were contacted by the Caledonian Sleeper and asked if we would be interested in a first class return trip to London with them. Neither Michelle nor I have travelled using the sleeper service and we were keen to give it a try. We checked our availability and Caledonian Sleeper booked us our…

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rocpool, inverness

On a recent trip to Inverness, my husband and I booked a table for dinner at the Rocpool Restaurant, located on Ness Walk. We regularly book a table for dinner at Rocpool when we are visiting as we always have a great meal and this occasion was no exception. We booked a table for two and…

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riverhouse, inverness

It was while having a post-dinner evening stroll alongside the River Ness in Inverness that my husband and I came across the Riverhouse restaurant. We liked the look of this restaurant, it looked quirky, located on the river side beside the Greig Street Bridge, with a door opening directly onto the street corner. After a…

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pam’s piccalilli (from River Cottage)

In time for Christmas every year Michelle makes piccalilli. Her family love it, my family love it and our friend Laura’s Dad stops Michelle is the street to ask when his jar will be ready! It is not certain where Piccalilli originates, it is said to be the English interpretation of Indian pickles, which I…

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cookbook supperclub – under the walnut tree

The summer holidays have flown past and all of a sudden our children are back at school for another year and we have some clear head-space to focus on food. Thoughts turn to the blog and our next Cookbook Supperclub. The book circulated around each of us over the summer, this time around we’re cooking from…

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cookbook supperclub – cabana: the cookbook

Last Friday our supper club headed out to Michelle’s house as she was hosting our Brasilian barbecue. When I first had the idea to start these supper clubs I knew I wanted Michelle to host the summer one as I had visions of us cooking outdoors with a big fire going, enjoying an evening outdoors….

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