Category Archives: food

So Hungry I Could Eat a Horse

The horse-meat scandal peters on in the background here in the UK, whilst other news becomes more important. Maybe it will all be forgotten in a few weeks’ time. However, it occurs to me that some people are disproportionately outraged … Continue reading

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What Weekends are Made For

I have just had the perfect weekend! The kind of weekend that creates a glow… you just feel utterly content and at peace, and happy with the world. You forget about the stresses of life and the job (or lack … Continue reading

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New York Cheesecake

Does geography factor into this… is a New York cheesecake only possible in New York?? If not, then I have made a Birmingham (UK) cheesecake 🙂 I found the recipe for this slice of yumminess in a cookbook gifted to … Continue reading

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Mmm Carrot Cake

I’ve been meaning to make carrot cake for ages, and with lots of carrots sitting in my fridge, today seemed like a good day to give it go. I found a really simple recipe for carrot cake on the BBC … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas to All

I will be going off the radar over christmas, spending my days eating, drinking and being merry with family and friends. I don’t plan on being away too long though, I have plenty of ideas for new blog entries and … Continue reading

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