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Cypriot impressions – a week all-inclusive in Ayia Napa

I’ve just returned from a very pleasant week in Cyprus staying in an all-inclusive hotel close to Ayia Napa. Since you are asking, the weather was great (sunbathing in the sun, needed a jumper in the shade). The sea is … Continue reading

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Witney Lakes Resort Restaurant for Mothers’ Day 8/10

I sometimes feel sorry for restaurants. Sometimes the pressure of the occasion makes their job incredibly difficult. Imagine combining large groups of diners who all want an impossibly perfect meal on just one lunchtime. That’s Mothers’ Day. I booked a … Continue reading

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Month of Solitude: how to eat well.

My Up app is full of useful information and, as it is beginning to get to know me, it has started to throw some of it in my direction. Apparently people of my age sleep an average of 6 hours … Continue reading

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Paleo Chocolate Studded Pear Bread on the rebound

A couple of weeks back I baked a decidedly poor version of this recipe. Through substitutions, uncertainty and incompetence it was more omelette than cake and I determined to put it right. My previous blog documented where I thought I’d … Continue reading

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The recipe for disaster

I recently tried a recipe for Paleo Chocolate Studded Pear Bread from http://www.forageddish.com and had an experience which is quite typical for me. It turned out OK – tasted nice enough but didn’t look like the photo on the blog … Continue reading

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