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Home Cooking - #CookforSyria - Our New Year's Eve dinner

Hubby and I had one of our 'great minds think alike' moments this Christmas when it came to which cookbook we needed to get. He texted me from Foyles about whether I wanted anything and I didn't see it until 30 min later when he had already left. Though fortunately he had already grabbed it :) #CookForSyria is a book published to collect money for Children in Syria. All proceeds go to UNICEF to help the children impacted by this terrible war. The recipes were donated by various chefs and bloggers in the UK and there are so many amazing looking options to try and in this post you will see a few we tried out on New Year's Eve.

If you want to buy the book (and I totally recommend that you do) check out Amazon:
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Here is the result of our romantic New Year's Eve meal at home. We had been out with friends on the 30th and felt like being home just the two of us after hosting over Christmas. We drank copious amo…

Home Cooking - Christmas Roast Dinner

Hi Everyone. It has been far too long since I have posted anything on here, far far too long. I don't want to go into it right now, but hope to do better in 2017 :) Happy New Year everyone! So just a quick short post to share our Christmas dinner for our first Christmas in our home here in France.

Here is my full plate, only lacking the homemade gravy my lovely husband put together.