Rachel Khoo

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Posted by Rachel Khoo

August 10th, 2016

Recipe: Dill & cucumber crisps with avocado dip

  One of my favourite snacks is good old fashioned English salt and vinegar crisps – and the cheap kind at that! But when I want to jazz things up a little during the summer months I make these delicious dill and cucumber crisps. Served with a creamy whipped avocado dip [...]

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August 5th, 2016

Building your own little community

The term community has changed so much in recent years. It no longer just defines the immediate area in which you live and the people you surround yourself with, but also incorporates all the small sub-groups and niche collections of individuals who hold similar interests [...]

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August 3rd, 2016

Olympic-watching snacks

The Olympic Games make the perfect excuse to get in the kitchen and perfect your favourite, or previously un-tried, television-watching snacks. When the games roll around every four years, I get a bunch of friends over to catch up, eat some delicious food (no crockery [...]

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July 29th, 2016

Make wellbeing your number one

Regardless of whether you’re a mother, a school teacher, self-employed, roll with the corporate crowd, are a bureaucrat or otherwise, I can pretty much bank on the fact that we all put our day jobs at the top of our list of priorities, and leave our own wellbeing [...]

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July 27th, 2016

Getting to know the real me…

Other than my love of travel, passion for cooking and affection for all things French and Parisian, there’s a good chance you don’t know all that much about me. I tend to live a pretty private existence, but lately my Khoollect team have pushed me (gently) to [...]

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July 22nd, 2016

Explore and discover this week on Khoollect

If there’s one thing I absolutely love it’s exploring new places and making exciting (and sometimes unexpected) discoveries along the way. Many of you will already be well aware that the ethos behind my new lifestyle project Khoollect is finding inspiration in [...]

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July 20th, 2016

Iced drinks to cool the summer heat

Phew! Finally, the sun has started to pop out in full force here in the UK after what feels like weeks of drizzly overcast weather – yesterday was unbelievably hot! It’s a welcome relief to get some warm weather and enjoy the outdoors in proper summer fashion…but [...]

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July 15th, 2016

Rainbow colours equal happiness

I love vibrant colours and it’s certainly no breaking news that they work wonders for adding a little sunshine to a person’s day. Bright lipsticks, colourful clothing, and fresh rainbow coloured food all evoke a cheery vibe and can be a great antidote when [...]

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July 13th, 2016

Sweet treats to impress

It’s so handy to have a long list of favourite afternoon tea recipes at the ready when you’re preparing to entertain friends or visitors, or when you just want a sneaky little something to indulge in yourself. Despite the fact that I rarely have guests over [...]

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