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In praise of Pinoy party food

Yesterday we celebrated Mary Ann’s birthday. Usually she avoids holding a party at home because she is worried she will end up doing all the cooking. However, friends offered to help out, so the party was on. As parties go … Continue reading

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Review: Lemongrass

One of the great things about living in London is the incredible variety of restaurants. We do like to try out new places and recently had our first visit to a local restaurant which is unique in London and possibly … Continue reading

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Feed thy neighbour?

Only one in six people (17%) would invite a neighbour for dinner if they had food going spare, according to research conducted for the Methodist Church by YouGov. So begins the latest press release from the Methodist Church. That’s an … Continue reading

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At the sign of the Yellow Arches

The Lee Garden guest house doesn’t have breakfast facilities but that’s no problem as there are plenty of eating places round here. The last couple of mornings we’ve breakfasted in the local McDonald’s, just 5 minutes walk along Cameron Road. … Continue reading

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On the bee farm

Last night in Bohol and a change of hotel. This was brought about by us changing our itinerary, returning one day later than originally scheduled. Grand Luis Lodge were unable to accommodate us for this final evening, and arranged for … Continue reading

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A very jolly meal

I haven’t had the chance to post on the blog since Hong Kong. We’ve now been in the Philippines 48 hours. After a brief stop in Manila, we made our way to Mary Ann’s home province of Pampanga where we … Continue reading

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So it begins…

Today was my last working day before my sabbatical begins, and a pretty good one it was too. I enjoyed celebrating Holy Communion at Camden Town this morning and it was great to meet baby Aaron, the newest member of … Continue reading

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