Tag archive for summer

Greek ‘Tabbouli’-Stuffed Heirloom Tomatoes

The first thing you should know about this post is that I’m ‘phoning it in’. I’m currently ‘on location’ in Seattle, where an epic childhood summer is being played out by my two children. I think I’m the over-worked and under-appreciated Assistant Director in this…

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Summer Round-Up

Hey folks, I’m visiting my dad in Seattle for the summer and will be trying my very best to unplug. I hope that, wherever you are, you can do the same and enjoy spending time with loved ones, reviving old memories and creating new ones….

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No Scream, Easy as a Dream, Strawberries and Cream Ice Cream

No cooking + no ice cream machine = no scream ice cream. (This is the easiest ice cream ever.)

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Late Summer Stacks

I spent the last part of the summer driving through France, Italy and Switzerland. This is my way of bringing the Mediterranean home.

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Cebollitas

My 100th post, entirely in keeping with my ethos: A simple and easy way of bringing the exotic home.

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Watermelon-Lychee Pops

Feeling the heat? Make. These. Now.

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Pimm’s No.1 Cup Cocktail

The sun is shining, it’s unseasonably warm and, in case you hadn’t heard, we have a royal wedding to celebrate. It’s officially Pimm’s O’Clock in Britain.

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Salmon Salade Composée

I hear from the folks back in Seattle that the sun has declined their 4th of July party invitations. Not to rub it in, but we’re having a bit of a heat wave in England – only problem is that celebrating American Independence Day in the land of the people whose defeat it commemorates is, well, a bit tricky.

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