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Lunch at The Grounds of Alexandria

It was my birthday last weekend and I told Mysaucepan that being a Cancerian, my personality traits are exactly true to what my horoscope describes – homely and caring, moody at times but also creative, sensitive and a romantic at heart. I … Continue reading

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Truffled Ling Fish Pie

Winter is fast descending upon us Down Under and as much as I love the cold weather, I find what makes winter special is the food that comes out from our kitchen. Having a toasty oven baking away is a … Continue reading

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Trip to Perth, Western Australia, October 2011

We love our annual “pilgrimage” to Perth in Western Australia because it means spending time with my sister Alice and her family who moved there from Sydney in 1995. Through the years,  we have watched our nephew and niece grow up … Continue reading

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Chicken pie made easy

I have just cooked a wok of chicken pie filling by sweating a leek, onion with some olive oil and then adding steamed chicken breasts, thigh fillets, Swiss brown mushrooms, peas and a secret weapon –  a can of creamy … Continue reading

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