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entertain French Riviera

4 Easy Ways to Entertain When Staying in the French Riviera

Entertain……even if you don’t live here ! Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas these are busy periods for many, with family and friends getting together, it is time to entertain. Hosting a party at home can be overwhelming: preparing the food, organizing the house and welcoming your guests. Last year, I was busy organizing my first “Lunch with LT”: a lunch I organized… Read more →

If You Cannot Stock Up on Petrol, Stock Up Your Pantry

Save the fuel ! https://t.co/1i9r3ilH5J — Laura Tobin (@lauratobin) May 24, 2016 This is a busy period of the year here on the French Riviera: Cannes Film Festival, ‘Cold Play’ Concert, Monaco Grand Prix ……. and maybe, like me, you are stuck in traffic because of the national public transport strike or queuing at gas stations because of the strike… Read more →

Picnic Ideas: Beef Pie, Sausage Rolls and Carrot Cake

Spring has arrived! Even if the winter has been very mild here on the French Riviera, the warmth and colours of the month of April are always welcome. It is school break and to make the most of the long sunny days, many head to the beaches. ….but April weather cannot be trusted! Unfortunately many restaurants that populate the beaches… Read more →

Chicken Pie

Yum It is a complete meal that will satisfy all palates, children as well as adults. It can be made hours ahead and served at dinner parties. See recipes for the homemade bechamel and short pastry. Calories per serving 405; Time to prepare 45 minutes; Intermediate Storage Recommendations Not suitable for the freezer. Can be prepared 4 hours ahead For… Read more →

Dinner parties recipes

7 Vegetarian Side-dishes for a Stress-free Party

For instructions on recipes template see post: Food Madness: Digital & Apps For more detailed information read post: 7 Vegetarian Side-dishes for a Stress-free Party by Laura on 8th July 2015 in Cooking: special meals, Hints & Tips on Entertaining, What’s Cooking • 4 Comments Starting with fresh vegetables, recipes are prepared in less than 3 hours over two days! Although I love to cook, I… Read more →

grilled ratatouille

Grilled Vegetables

Storage Recommendations Not suitable for the freezer. Keep for 3 days max.   For instructions on recipes template see post: Food Madness: Digital & Apps Featured in the following posts: 7 Vegetarian Side-dishes for a Stress-free Party Potato Salad Tabbouleh Roasted Peppers with Garlic and Basil Brown Rice with Apples and Carrots Greek Salad Print Recipe Grilled vegetables Yum Calories… Read more →