Monthly Archives: December 2012

Christmas Partying like it’s 1896

Actually that’s probably completely inaccurate but I hoped to put a slightly Victorian slant on the feasting at my work Christmas do, hosted chez moi. Despite the fact that I was still locked into a 1940s film star fancy dress … Continue reading

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Fun with leftovers…

Mmmm, party food, it’s great.  But somehow its always possible to overshoot the mark with quantities and delicious things get left over. Which is fine by me. I had a bit of my homemade olive tapenade left over last week … Continue reading

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Pear, Amaretto and Almond Praline Flan

The pressure’s on… it’s the annual family boxing day shindig, held courtesy of my sister Gabi.  The subtext is food.  Or actually, no, the foreground, the main event and the icing on the cake is food…the subtext is competition.  Unwritten, … Continue reading

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