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#CookandShare with Waitrose This Easter

April 10, 2017
#CookandShare with Waitrose

I once datedΒ somebody who wasn’t really into food. “What’s the point?” he would say. “Food is only fuel to runΒ your body”. This particular man hadΒ managed to get to the age of 32 without having tried either stilton or avocado which should have been red-flag enough, but glutton for punishment that I am I went along with a couple more dates with him to Nandos. Apparently I wasn’t grateful enough to be the beneficiary of his loyalty points-chicken after one particular…

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Food

MTT: Strawberry Sponge Mess #ThanksMum

February 26, 2016
Strawberry Sponge Mess recipe

My dad is the number one chef in our family, but it hasn’t always been that way. When I was little and he was working long old hours at his Marketing job (I always wanted to follow in his footsteps because he had a photocopier and coffee machine in his office – so proud) my mum was the main cook in our family. It was the 90s and she had a brilliantly solid repertoire of food that, at the time,…

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Life

An Early Christmas With Waitrose

November 13, 2015
Waitrose #MakesChristmas launch

It’s funny, the emotional attachment we develop to not just people, but to places as well. I’m one of those people who has these ‘happy place’ attachments, locations I go to feel content, where I feel at home and at peace. Waitrose is one of these. When I was going through the beginning of my marriage split it was the place I would retreat to while my ex visited the kids, it was a sanctuary to wander around while I…

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