05/05/2021
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Chicken Tagine with Dates and Honey
Category: Recipes
2 chicken fillets 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 large onion 2 cloves garlic 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp ground coriander 1 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp turme...
02/05/2021
FRAZZLED
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FRAZZLED
Category: Life at the Palace
Looking back at those quiet days of COVID and now I am so busy BUT I will start adding to the BLOG more often (promise)
10/05/2021
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Beef Tagine with Raisins and Almonds
Category: Recipes
1kg beef I sp olive oil 1 chopped onion 2 cloves garlic 2 tsp ras al hanout 1 tsp ginger and cinnamon 250ml stock 50g raisins 40g almonds...
22/01/2020
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Another Birthday and another Cake
Category: Recipes
Peanut chocolate roll today FOR THE CAKE 3 large eggs 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons brewed coffee or...
09/01/2020
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GOING GREEK
Category: Recipes
Meatballs in Yoghurt Sauce                  &nb...
27/12/2019
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LOUIS ARMSTRONG AT THE PYRAMIDS
Category: History
Came across this old photo so added a scene in my book about it. You have to keep reading to get to that though
27/12/2019
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Courgette Chilli Pasta
Category: Recipes
Pasta (spaghetti or linguini) Good wuth penne 4 courgettes  2 cloves Garlic 2 Chilli Lemon juice Cook pasta Fry sliced courgette chi...
25/12/2019
suffering
Almost forgotten cocktail from Cairo
Category: History
The drink’s invention goes back to the Long Bar at the Shepheard’s Hotel in Cairo where in 1947 the Shepheard’s bar ste...
23/12/2019
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JOURNEY’S END
Category: Life at the Palace
Back to my own room tonight having slept in all 18 others. Do I have a favourite? Not really but I felt great in AMBER so maybe that one.
22/12/2019
Hogarth LOTTERY BM
LOTTERY OF LIFE
Category: Art
Biggest decision of the day is where to hang this William Hogarth print. Not sure if I like it as it is somewhat disturbing