Category Archives: Holiday

Happy New Year 2010

1. Salt Fish , Chorizo , Onions and Red Pepper,2. Homemade Burgers and Buns, 3. Liver with Chorizo Mushrooms and Onions, 4. Forced Rhubarb and Ginger Cake, 5. Roast Lamb Shoulder, 6. Chinese Braised Beef Ribs, 7. Black Bream, 8. … Continue reading

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Mince Pies and Missed Parties

I have had flu for nearly the best part of a week,  the worst part has been I have had to work from home , missing the build up to Christmas and even the work Christmas do . It also … Continue reading

Posted in December, Holiday, Winter | 3 Comments

Loving Lille

After Marrakech another French-speaking long weekend . I had been really enjoying London foodbloggers posts on trips to Lille , Brussels &  Paris as part of  Eurostar Little Break Big Difference Campaign , then London Eater announced  two free Eurostar  … Continue reading

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Marrakech

Somehow desite not having summer holiday this year I managed to book two long weekends in two weeks Marrakech and Lille , I picked Marrakech because I was thinking of my stomach. Marrakech is a massive culture shock it is … Continue reading

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Welsh Wine and Bilberry Pancakes

Back from camping and the Green Man Festival,  it was a wonderful opportunity to camp on the site a few days before the festival started properly , despite it being the 4th time I have been to Green Man you … Continue reading

Posted in August, Eating Outside, Holiday, Summer, Wild Food | 5 Comments

Off to the Green Man Festival

Girl Interrupted is off on holiday …. I am off  to see the folks then camping for a few days before the Green Man Festival next weekend… Looking forward to some excellent food and tunes.

Posted in August, Events and Festival, Holiday, Summer | 1 Comment

Christmas Dinner well maybe not

I think Christmas dinner might be the most boring meal all year for some reason though it was my first year cooking it and nothing burnt but I did not find it very satisfying , perhaps its because I am … Continue reading

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Christmas Holidays

So Christmas is being spent in an isolated cottage in Wales which means I am trying to make sure we have enough food and drink for a fantastic Christmas and work out if I can live without internet access for … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays In Turkey – Something Fishy

Our last day before a scary 2am flight we had our final tour of the lovely town we had been staying in Dalyan ,situted on a river delta where they filmed The African Queen I swimming in sea lake and … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays In Turkey – Slow Baked

If the kebab is the quick cook food then it is perfect that the country should also have some delicious slow cooked dishes. One restaurant even cooked then in large terracota clay pots broken open at the table , bit … Continue reading

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