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Spicing Things Up at The London Chef in Victoria

Spicing Things Up at The London Chef in Victoria

As you might have suspected, cooking your own food from scratch is an essential component of “The Life Nostalgic.” But lest you should be seduced by all the cute imagery out there implying that retro goddesses only eat cakes and homemade jam, well….you best be loosening your apron strings! […]

Easy Peasy Welsh Cakes Recipe

Easy Peasy Welsh Cakes Recipe

Once upon a time, I walked alone through 47km of Wales. One of the brilliant things about walking and walking and walking is that you can follow it up by eating and eating and eating with NO GUILT. None! So, during this walk, I powered my legs […]

Joys of Jell-O: Hawaiian Jell-O Dessert

Joys of Jell-O: Hawaiian Jell-O Dessert

Welcome nostalgics, to the latest edition of “Joys of Jell-O, ” in which I put together ridiculously easy desserts from a discoloured Jell-O cookbook I found at a garage sale. Once again, Jell-O has delighted my tastebuds with a delicious concoction that takes all of […]