You expect culture day and international day with your child’s nursery or school.   Less so with your husband’s work, but this is Dubai so I shouldn’t have been surprised when the husband told me he had international day at work and had to wear national dress (football shirt, sigh) and… View Post

I love Quiche Lorraine.  Cheesy bacon and pastry, delicious hot or cold.  I had never realised how simple it was to make until someone shared their mothers recipe with me, made easier by using ready made pastry.  Since then I haven’t bought another quiche, good job really as for some… View Post

I admit it, I am bored of lamb tagine.  Plus I didn’t have the ingredients in to make it.  Every Irish Stew I have ever made tastes watery for some reason, and the husband doesn’t like some of the key essentials to make a good Mediterranean stew (peppers, onions, aubergine) so I thought… View Post

And so today is the recipe sharing of the last of the meals we had when DinnerTime delivered their weekly box to me, as I posted about in Meal Plan #3. Each week DinnerTime follows the same theme, a meat recipe (Pan Grilled Chicken with Basil Cream), a fish recipe (Grilled Lime Fish… View Post

Today I am sharing the third of the meals we had when DinnerTime delivered their weekly box to me, as I posted about in Meal Plan #3. This was quite possibly the one I was most excited about, I am a carb fiend.  I love bread.  And mozarella.  And sharing bread.  Though this… View Post