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A change from meat

Suzanne was our neighbour before she returned to the UK and after a long absence, she was coming on holiday. I was looking forward to us having a good old gossip because in all the years of living here, while … Continue reading

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Roast Chestnuts

Chestnuts are in season roughly from September to January and are at their peak during the holiday season — which is why they’re associated with Christmas and are particularly popular in Tenerife at this time of year. The tradition of … Continue reading

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Drizzle in Chayofa

Stuck for something sweet to have with a cuppa I thought I would dig through my old recipe files. I had been given some lemons from a friends tree and I still had these in the fridge and one was … Continue reading

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Bowled over by soup

Home-made soup is such a wonderful comforting winter treat. It is quick and easy to prepare yet feels as though you are spoiling the family.  The following recipes are more than enough for two people so just double, or triple … Continue reading

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Snickerdoodles and other biscuits

I read on Facebook that a fiend Kirsty had been making Snickerdoodles – They looked good but I had no idea what they were so had to hunt for a recipe. I always have homemade biscuits – often using just … Continue reading

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