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Memories of Nice and Pissaladière

In 1993, the now husband and I (then in our early to mid twenties) dared one another to give up full-time, professional jobs for a spell in Provence. The first of Peter Mayle’s books on Provence had just been aired … Continue reading

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Cucumber Glut

We’re much divided in our house about the merits of cucumber. The six-year-old and I can’t get enough of it whilst the husband and the nine-year-old would rather drink vinegar than go anywhere near the stuff. So the fact that, … Continue reading

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