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One Fan’s Experience Meeting David Berry – Outlander’s Lord John Grey

Outlander’s global community is one of the joys of this fandom, enabling the formation of new found connections to fan-bases around the world. This is something for which we are absolutely most grateful.

“All because she wrote a book.”  

As we form these new relationships, it is natural to share any new knowledge regarding hints to the storyline, filming information, or even the opportunities to meet the cast themselves. It is wonderful to support our fellow fans and live vicariously through their experiences, helping to make droughtlander a bit more easier to bare.

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Lord John Grey and his Lemon Cake

What he didn’t know was what had possessed Fraser to make the accusasion now, and in such a public manner.  He got up, used the pot, then splashed water from the ewer over his face and, tilting the pitcher, drank most of the rest.  It was nearly evening; his room was growing dark, and he could smell the luscious scents of tea pouring downstairs; fried sardines, fresh buttered crumpets, lemon sponge, cucumber sandwiches, sliced ham.  He swallowed, suddenly ravenous.

-Lord John Grey

The Scottish Prisoner by Diana Gabaldon, Chapter 30

Lemon cake is a perfect addition to a spring or summer meal.  It was my father’s favorite, and I always made a point to make it for him on his birthday or any special occasion.  My mum and I found a simple, homemade recipe in her collection that is incredibly easy to bake.  Once again, seizing the opportunity, my daughter took charge of the recipe to create a delicious dessert that is bound to be loved by everyone.

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