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apple cider sausages and lentils
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Apple cider sausage and lentils

Apple cider sausage and lentils is a simple, rustic dish that is pure hygge on a winter night. This has been an amazingly tiring couple of weeks with work. Anyone who is a teacher can probably appreciate this, especially anyone…

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cheeky country chicken pie
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Cheeky Country Chicken Pie

Perfect for the chilly weather of autumn; Cheeky Country Chicken Pie with rough puff pastry. Sure enough, things are getting cooler here. It was a shocking to get up early for work have to run back inside for a coat….

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Lemon Parmesan Pasta
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Lemon Parmesan Pasta

Simple, delicious and elegant lemon parmesan pasta. Running late seems to be the story of my life at this moment. The combination of early mornings, a never ending to-do list at work, plus in the last week we had a…

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chocolate beetroot cake
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Rich and moist chocolate beetroot cake

September is always a busy time of the year. Firstly, I have to get my butt back into gear for school. Secondly, it is Great British Bake Off season in the UK. This means the collective calorie count of the…

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Maple hot smoked salmon
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Maple Hot Smoked Salmon

Living outside my native Nova Scotia, there come times when frankly I miss it. Short of hopping on board a flight, usually turn to the kitchen to cook up something that will take me back to the land of bluenosers….

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Super Swedish Cinnamon Buns
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Super Swedish Cinnamon Buns

Living in the UK has some distinct benefits, especially in the field of entertainment. While I might have to wait a few days/weeks to get some of the latest North American series, I do get access to British series long…

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Rosemary Roasted Almonds
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Rosemary Roasted Almonds

There are some days when the heat is nearly too much. To escape the heat, and perhaps the sun, you just want to hide in a cool shady place until it is all over. Years ago on a trip to Valencia,…

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