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New Year’s Eve Dinner


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Happy New Year to all my readers. As I was working on New Year’s Day, I have not been able to post about the New Year’s eve dinner my wife had prepared for us. Now while she was preparing the meal, we also decided to have a gin and tonic tasting to compare the aromas and taste of 5 different gins – just to add some fun to the festivities. Continue reading New Year’s Eve Dinner

Vegetarian and Gluten-free meal


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On the last day of Chinese New Year, we had friends visiting us from London. As usual, my wife wanted to prepare an evening meal for them – this time would be to celebrate the last day of CNY. The brief was fairly simple – it had to be vegetarian but also gluten-free. My wife was up to the task and set out to cook quite a few dishes. Continue reading Vegetarian and Gluten-free meal

My wife’s cooking


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Following the birthday party we went to, my wife was motivated once more to do some lovely cooking for our family. This was mainly driven by the fact that she had not cooked for us for quite a few days due to her attending a medical conference and us going to the birthday party. Continue reading My wife’s cooking

Dinner in Le Rendez Vous Restaurant


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During one of the evenings, we decided to dine out. My wife managed to find this restaurant on Trip Advisor which was only 0.6 miles away from our holiday apartment. Hence we booked a table and drove there for dinner. Continue reading Dinner in Le Rendez Vous Restaurant

Dinner in France


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One of the things we enjoy most in France would be the food we can get there. Each time we have visited France, we have always indulged in their lovely fresh seafood. With these being readily available at their supermarkets, it comes as no surprise that most of the time we buy food back to eat in our holiday apartment. Continue reading Dinner in France

Sunday Dinner


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On Sunday, we had a meeting for our Sunday School teachers in the evening. Afterwards, we hosted a dinner at our house for all the families of the teachers. Here are the pics of the food. Continue reading Sunday Dinner

Dinner with our niece


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As our niece was coming to stay with us for the summer holidays and was arriving on a Tuesday, I decided to cook Wagyu rib-eye steak and mashed potatoes with salad for dinner. I had also chosen a triple chocolate tart for dessert from Asda. Below are the pictures of the meal. Continue reading Dinner with our niece

Fine Home Cooking


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After a busy week at work, it is great to be surprised by my wife cooking some of our favourite food. Her own special fried rice, her lovely fried chicken and mixed vegetables with prawns, just to give us some of the five-a-day fruit and veg. Continue reading Fine Home Cooking

Dinner on Saturday


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Last night, we had guests over for dinner. They had come all the way from the Philippines, to visit Oxford and other places in England. Hence my wife had an opportunity to show off her culinary skills once more. Continue reading Dinner on Saturday

Wedding Anniversary Dinner


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Following the anniversary picnic, we had planned for a lovely dinner that evening. As we had eaten the picnic fairly late, the dinner was delayed until about 9pm. That gave us plenty of time to do the cooking. Here are the photos from that meal. Continue reading Wedding Anniversary Dinner