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Kerry Arslan

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Being a Mum in Turkey, Often feels like being a single Mum

Being a Mum in Turkey, often feels like being a single Mum, (well for me anyway!) I…

Turkish Lentil Soup

Turkish Lentil Soup or Mercimek Soup is always a favourite.  This recipe is a quick and easy…

Living Turkey and the Visa System.

Last week I wrote about how difficult and in my opinion how unfair the UK Visa system…

Body Parts in Turkish

Here is a list  of all the body parts and organs in Turkish. English Turkish Vücudumuz —…

Yoghurt and Sultana Cake, Kuru Üzümlü Kek

This Yoghurt and Sultan cake recipe is one of my favourites to bake. Its quick and simple…

Why the Government Needs to Change the UK Visa System!

UK visa’s for Turks married to UK nationals are one of the biggest headaches for those with…

Arnavut Ciğeri or Albania Liver

Arnavut Ciğeri or Albania Liver is a popular meze dish or main meal in Turkey. Liver spiced…

The Turkish Mother in Law

I don’t think there is a scary phrase than the Turkish Mother in law, well probably more…

Why do Turks use Family Words for friends?

This little article is in response to a readers question about why Turks use, Teyze, Amca, Yenge,…

A History of Borek in Turkey with recipes.

Borek for me is a dish that means Turkey more than the simit and the bread. Because…