Tag Archives: Chocolate

‘Tis the Seaon for Art (yes, and to be jolly)

Contrary to conclusions one could (justifiably) come to based on my recent posts, my life is not just about my latest, nor my next, chocolate fix. I have spent the last two evenings hob-nobbing with local Hackney artists and have … Continue reading

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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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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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Jingle Bells

As a stay-at-home mum, I sometimes forget which day of the week it is. No disrespect to my own brain cells nor indeed those of any other hard working stay-at-home parent. Quite to the contrary, the job is full time … 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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Food mirages but mainly just chocolate

Perhaps the hunger is getting to me even more than the pain. That is saying something – I was close to tears last night during a violent coughing fit. Should you ever decide to get your tonsils out as an … Continue reading

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