Dubrovnik Highlights

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Dubrovnik Highlights

In July we had our summer holiday in Dubrovnik for 10 days.  We stayed in the Sun Gardens Dubrovnik, and ventured in to the city a number of times.  It was a fabulous holiday and these are our Dubrovnik Highlights. 1. Explore Old Town Dubrovnik Obviously a trip to Dubrovnik would not be complete without exploring the old city.  I defy anyone not … Read More

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Sun Gardens Dubrovnik Review

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We are just back from a fabulous holiday at the Sun Gardens Dubrovnik on the Dalmatian coast. Last year we did a three week extended holiday to India, changing location 7 times in three weeks.  It was the trip of a lifetime (check it out here if you want more info), and although we built in lots of fun activities, … Read More

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Pickled Beetroot, Goats Cheese and Pine Nut Salad

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How pretty are Candy Striped beetroot? These were at a farmers market last week, and I couldnt resist them. They were screaming to be made into pickled beetroot.  I’m not sure they taste any different to the regular variety, but they definitely liven up a plate. On the outside, they are slightly lighter than our usual variety, and you can see … Read More

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Funny Names Paint Chip Art free download

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Funny Names Paint Chip Art Download We had loads of fun here at PaintSewGlueChew Towers coming up with gruesome names for this Paint Chip Art Poster. Followers on instagram will know I do a daily challenge.  Last month, one of the prompts was “vibrant”.  The paint chip display at our local DIY shop caught my eye, but as I’m no stranger … Read More

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Tarte Flambe 3 ways

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Tarte Flambe 3 ways Anyone following me on instagram will know that back in May, I was confined to barracks for a week while my kids studied for exams.  My role was to gently (and sometimes not so gently) cajole the kids, keep the “breaks” to a minimum, and make favourite snacks at periodic intervals to keep spirits up.  One … Read More

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