Saltwater cookbook: Whole roast sea bass

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This fish dish by Scott and Babs at Woodfired Food in Mawgan Porth is great for sharing – and you can dunk fresh bread into all the tasty juices. Give it a try at the weekend; it’s the perfect dish for when you have friends and family around. Here’s how to make a whole roast sea bass with orange, bay leaves, pink grapefruit and fennel.  Read More

Romantic ways to propose

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Spring, being the season of hope and new beginnings, seems a fitting time to pop the question. And, if you’re thinking of proposing, you may be worrying about how best to ask in a thoughtful and tasteful way that doesn’t fall into being awkward or formulaic. How do you say the words ‘will you marry me?’ in a way that truly reflects who you are as a couple?

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Alternative Christmas gift wrapping

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Add a bit of creativity under your tree this Christmas and have some fun wrapping your presents. Rather than expensive, shiny gift wrap, why not give some of these more sustainable and natural ideas a go. Some take a little bit more effort – but you’ll be left with a pile of beautiful gifts to add to your Christmas decorations.

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Natural hangover cures

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Prepare for the festive party season with some natural hangover cures. Researchers agree that there is no scientific evidence to suggest that there are any fail safe ways to cure or prevent a hangover – other than to moderate your alcohol intake. But even the most sensible amongst us may find ourselves overdosing on the mulled wine and eggnog during the party season – it is Christmas after all.

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