Category Archives: Food

The End of the Chocolate spread. Phew

Thankfully, I have now completed my demolition-of-the-chocolate-spread project. The final chapter was played out over dinner this evening and followed a serving of Waitrose’s own Fresh Chorizo and Manchego Cheese Ravioli (fyi currently on a two for £4 special offer). … Continue reading

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Breakfast: more glam than porridge, and much tastier

I was stumped at breakfast. Before my tonsillectomy, every morning of every day, I used to eat of a couple of tablespoons of porridge oats and another couple of granola (Waitrose do a really good nutty one), covered in some … Continue reading

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The Truth about Waitrose (and chicken livers)

I could write a long list of brilliant things about where I live (in Hackney) and hopefully I will get around to compiling that list soon. One thing I have mentioned in several posts – and would definitely feature – … Continue reading

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Food: a good day

It is almost 24 hours since my food choice catastrophe. I can now term it as such because I think it truly risks spoiling my future relationship with food. What I didn’t say in my corned beef blog last night … Continue reading

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Corned beef resolutions

I took the girls to our local greasy spoon for lunch. My unfortunate decision to do so was not exactly what I could describe as my fault. And yet it would be untrue to say I was taken there under any … Continue reading

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Food is love

I don’t mean to be a tonsillectomy bore. But if you’ve read my last few posts I hope you’ll understand why I am so excited that I am almost over the whole ordeal of the recovery. The boyf came back … Continue reading

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Taste sensation!…Out of a box

I thought it would be days before I could get back to one of my favourite pastimes: eating chocolate. But as luck would have it (a very rainy afternoon, a bored three-year-old and a refusing-to-nap one-year-old to entertain, recovery from … Continue reading

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