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The Art of Name-Dropping
11th Feb 2019

The Art of Name-Dropping

We all have one or two friends who are expert on the social art of name-dropping. You know the ones that talk a thousand words a minute, and give you so much information in 60 seconds to make your head twirl. It doesn’t really matter whether it is tr…

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Watch Me, Watch Me!
21st Jan 2019

Watch Me, Watch Me!

As you all know, I am born-and-bred Spanish. As children we lived between Madrid, where we went to school and Seville, where we spent all vacations and holidays. We, the girls, went to school in England, but that was a bit later in our teen-age years…

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On Opinions.
2nd Dec 2018

On Opinions.

On my last birthday, (not a major one... just one of those boring ones in the middle) I realized that one of the things I love about growing up, is actually growing old. Maturing, growing and accepting it all is what makes me embrace all the changes…

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Family Heirlooms
1st Nov 2018

Family Heirlooms

Objects passed down through generations are dear to us in our memories and our hearts. Yes, of course, the Chippendale chest is valuable and you can get a pretty penny if you happen to sell a Rothko or a Sargent, but we are not discussing life-changi…

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Frivolous Court Musings.
16th Oct 2018

Frivolous Court Musings.

Let me Tell you! For the last three years I have been the brunt of my ex-husband's petty and cruel behavior. He has relentlessly attacked me personally and in the courts filing suits for invented wrong-doings on my part. All lawsuits have been dismis…

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Fall Lunch at Home
8th Oct 2018

Fall Lunch at Home

Entertaining has always been my passion; I don't need an excuse to invite friends to my house. Creating the menu and setting the table is my way of making sure that my friends are well looked after and feel comfortable during the few hours they are a…

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“Palm Beach” Cheese Puffs
6th Oct 2018

“Palm Beach” Cheese Puffs

The first recipe I learned when I moved to Palm Beach.... ufff a million years ago, was to make these Cheese Puffs. Every house we went to had a version of them, some really fancy, others a bit more casually made, but all in all delicious and the per…

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Grilled Cheese Sandwiches.... Elevated!
5th Oct 2018

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches.... Elevated!

The ultimate comfort food, the most basic of meals, the simplest combination of ingredients. The Cheese Sandwich, and yes I write it with capital letters, can be as elegant or mundane as you wish. Perfect for an afternoon snack, to feed children for…

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