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March 9th, 2015

Movie Monday Musings

* I’ve been listening to the Lady in the Van on the radio, really looking forward to the movie version. Maggie Smith is playing the lead role, so it’s sure to be a hit. * Love these illustrations by Brazilian artist, Carol Rosetti, entitled ‘Women’ [...]

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March 2nd, 2015

Lunch box Monday Musings

* Interesting to see how school lunches in the US compare to other countries – I certainly wouldn’t want to eat its offering for lunch! Really like the look of what kids are given in Greece, Finland and South Korea, and who could resist brie and apples? While I [...]

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February 23rd, 2015

Fairtrade Monday Musings

* Today marks the start of Fairtrade Fortnight. Fairtrade is something I feel really passionate about and I try and make swaps wherever possible, like bananas, chocolate (it tastes so much better!), sugar and spices. What Fairtrade products do you love – and what other [...]

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February 16th, 2015

Cheerful Monday Musings

* How cute are these penguins in their little woolly jumpers? Certainly made me smile! They were knitted by Australia’s oldest man, who is 109, in response to a campaign for these penguins who’d been in an oil spill. Just goes to show that age is nothing but a [...]

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February 9th, 2015

Strawberry Monday Musings

* Did you see my Strawberry and Cream Layer Cake recipe in the Daily Mail this weekend? It’s from my new book Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook, which is out on Thursday! * Love these minimalist illustrations of famous people’s names - especially the Sherlock [...]

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February 2nd, 2015

Adventurous Monday Musings

* Did you see my Ramen feature in the Telegraph? It’s an ode to this delicious dish, which I experienced plenty of while I was off on my Japanese adventures last year. * If you’re ever wondering how to perfectly blind bake a pastry case, then look no further than [...]

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January 26th, 2015

Illustrated Monday Musings

* All the gorgeous new Liberty fabrics make me want to get my sewing machine out! * As a keen cyclist I was interested to read about this clever app which rewards those who use green transport methods e.g. cycling and public transport. * Love the idea of Eat Your Books [...]

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January 19th, 2015

Cosy Monday Musings

* Love these crochet creations by Phil Ferguson; cleverly combining art and food, like this sushi hat above! Check out his Instagram (@chiliphilly) to see more of his designs – there’s everything from ice lollies to hot dogs. * Can’t wait for the third [...]

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January 12th, 2015

Playful Monday Musings

* Love the sound of these fun and playful lessons from The Indytute - everything from Ping Pong to hula hooping masterclasses. * Preparing for a water balloon fight need not be arduous anymore, thanks to this fun invention which allows you to fill 20 balloons at once! * [...]

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January 5th, 2015

New Year Monday Musings

* Really like this short film ‘The Interviewer’ from Australian group Bus Stop Films – a powerful message about why inclusion is important. * Seriously impressed by this young lady, Louise, who’s cooked and blogged every recipe from my book ‘The [...]

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