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chia pudding

chia pudding

OK, chia pudding is so not me. It reeks of hipness and health food, it sounds incredibly worthy and I’ve shunned it for years. To be honest it doesn’t look that appealing either. But after a lifetime of being overweight, and after piling on 10 […]

handsome her 2

handsome her 2

I caught up with some friends for lunch at Handsome Her, just before New year. I’ve raved about it in a previous post so I won’t repeat myself too much here,  just to again say that the food here is creative, delicious and beautiful to […]

Christmas roast review and some gravy

Christmas roast review and some gravy

My family Christmas lunch is always pretty vegetable heavy, but I like to have some kind of mock meat to go with our vegetables so it feels like a classic roast dinner. This year I found the roast of my dreams, the Gardein stuffed turkey. […]

A fan’s notes

A fan’s notes

I’d never been to one of the several vegan degustation nights held by A Fan’s Notes. They’ve always drawn rave reviews.  So when an end of days post appeared on social media saying they were doing the final one, I had to go. It turns […]