Archive for January, 2016

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Kalliopi Kitchen 41

Peter Wilcock

“January Blues” Written by Karen Watts January always feels like the longest month of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. In the north of Europe people wake up in the dark, go to work in the dark and come home…

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VLK Living Room luxury Rhodes villa

Destination: Coffee Table

Written by Pete Wilcock    We have had a three hugely unsuccessful glass coffee tables at VLK (two were accidentally smashed – one by the cleaners and one by a guest. And the last one, well…we hated it so it…

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Kalliopi Kitchen 40

Peter Wilcock

“Some Sweet Things in Life are Free” Written by Karen Watts Despite the demise of the basil, and quite a few other plants, in our some what erratic weather of late, lots of things are flourishing. Orange trees are heavy…

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Bowie

Kalliopi Kitchen 39

Peter Wilcock

“Kitchen Non-Essentials” Written by Karen Watts It has been many years since ex-pats living on small Greek islands like Rodos needed to worry about the “essentials” from home that many English find they can’t live without when they migrate. Marmite,…

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unpacking

Opening up the boxes of delight

Written by Pete Wilcock Whenever we are planning a return to Rhodes and the villa our thoughts inevitably turn to what`s next? and what can we buy for the villa? Luckily a good new idea is never too far away and we…

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Scrambled egg breakfast

Kalliopi Kitchen 38

Peter Wilcock

“Kali Kronia” Καλή Χρόνια Happy New Year Written by Karen Watts December 31st saw both the departure of our London visitors and a drastic plummet in temperatures. As the week had been glorious enough to both eat outside and, for…

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