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Is Rouen worth visiting?

So is Rouen worth visiting? You will certainly be unimpressed by the approach into central Rouen, with its ugly industrial suburbs. But, stick with it, because once you are through the repellant industrial and commercial business parks a day trip to this historic city centre is a must and I will show you the best…

Christmas gifts for women with style

This is a list of Christmas gifts for women with style. This Christmas gift guide was totally retail therapy to write – I feel like I’ve bought all these perfect pressies myself. Actually I did buy a few!! Do you have a special mum, daughter, sister or love still to buy for? These are present…

Large Shortbread Wreath with White Chocolate, Cranberries and Pistachio

Shortbread makes a great edible gift for foodies at Christmas time. I’ve made this large shortbread wreath with white chocolate, cranberries and pistachio. It’s big enough to make a generous present (it serves 6). Giving homemade food as Christmas presents is always personal. It also makes a lovely festive centrepiece ready for when guests come…