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Fish recipes

Smoked mackerel fishcakes

This is one of my favourite recipes and it’s the perfect kitchen therapy. It takes a while as you need to make the mash and then assemble the fishcakes, leave them in the fridge for a couple of hours and then fry them! So leave plenty of time and spend it pottering in the kitchen […]

Restaurants in Spain, Travel in Europe

Beachside at Escuela de Pieter

I’ve got to admit to being a beach baby…maybe it’s because I grew up in a land-locked country, I just love being by the sea! And a restaurant on the beach, now you’re talking – Escuela de Pieter is the place for me! It’s along the La Manga strip, a long sleeve (manga means sleeve […]

Restaurants in London

Jamie Oliver at Gatwick

I hate rushing through airports, it stresses me out and makes me grumpy, so the beginning of my holiday feels like a real chore. As a result I end up spending quite a bit more time in them than most people, trying to find ways to make the experience as positive as possible. When we […]

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The rebirth of my blog

I’m upset, annoyed, sad and baffled. Why would someone hack into my blog and delete it? Clearly there are a lot of unpleasant people out there. I’ve been tweeting about it and discovered someone whose blog suffered the same fate. I asked her what she did and she said: “I cried a lot and then […]