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Sep,

08

Reasons.

This has been the most difficult entry yet.

Not because I don’t know enough about the subject matter, but because I know it all too well. Continue reading

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12

Sep,

08

Because I’m Worth It…

Us foody types don’t get many chances to look stylish. I mean, it’s hard to look cool whenever you’re wearing a set of distinctly unfashionable kitchen whites. Continue reading

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06

Sep,

08

Mix.ed Emotions

It’s a strange experience seeing your own name in print.

Particularly when it is splashed across the front of a book that you have written. Continue reading

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06

Sep,

08

A Face For Radio

 I’ve been quite the media hussy this week.

You know when you watch Good Morning With Phil and Fern or Richard And Judy (and don’t tell me you don’t), and you see Celebrity X shamelessly plugging their latest book / film / hair product / health drink / range of winter coats for poodles? Well, that’s me! Continue reading

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Sep,

08

Mashed Potato Sandwiches

In a previous post, I mentioned an old university flatmate whose enjoyment of this classic French recipe, originally developed by Napoleon as something to serve with his brandy, was a source of endless fascination for myself and the rest of us living in that tumbledown hovel. Continue reading

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02

Sep,

08

A Day With The Publisher

Another hectic day in a never-ending stream of hectic days. Recently, I have felt that I am running on empty. I’ve been so busy with the website and the book and my regular work that my energy levels have dropped faster than a hippo down a waterslide. Continue reading