Recruitment agents


Dear gods but they are all mad! One of them has a copy of my CV from about 3 years ago and is persistently calling and emailing me, trying to get me to apply for a job that is close to ‘home’ and has a great work/life balance.  He thinks I live in London and…

Foodie pondering


I read this the other day and really agreed with him. Anthony Bourdain (interviewed byKatherine Shilcutt), The biggest problem I have with this “foodie”-ism is the lack of a sense of humor. You know? Those foodies who don’t have a sense of humor and who are angry or proprietary about their choices. That’s less fun.…

Slide show of food & me


Some food we have been creating lately. Simon’s delicious healthy cheese cake – made using digestive biscuits, a cheesecake of cream cheese & greek yoghurt and a set strawberry puree type thing. Mmm. Plus homemade cornmeal tortillas. Which are slightly more pancakey than tortilla-y but were very tasty with guacamole. And filled with the steak…