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Posted over 8 years ago by T. Thurai with 0 comments

Seasonal brinkmanship and a printer possessed! Last-minute Christmas cards have a way of catching you out – sometimes with disastrous consequences. Trumped by a late Christmas card! I have always had an uneasy relationship with Christmas cards. Even...

Posted over 8 years ago by T. Thurai with 0 comments

What takes a whole pot of strawberry jam, 25 egg yolks, lashings of rose-water and a pound of cashew nuts? T. Thurai discovers a Sri Lankan recipe for the festive season. Recipe riddle … and now for something completely different! It’s written...

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In pursuit of the perfect Christmas, T. Thurai discovered that tradition is not all it's cracked up to be. In a light-hearted piece, she describes a disastrous attempt to emulate Nigella. For want of an egg … the birth of an un-domestic goddess...