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  • Cooking with Jamie Oliver and HelloFresh

    Tweet Now as much as I love Jamie Oliver and support his Food Revolution, when it comes to cooking, I am very lazy. Not because I can’t cook – I’m actually pretty good (I even…

    August 30, 2016
  • Making Dim Sum and locked in the loo

    Tweet Last night, in honour of Chinese New Year, I was invited to Ping Pong, a restaurant specialising in Dim Sum which offers classes in making Dim Sum. As a big fan of Asian…

    February 5, 2014
  • Tell them about the honey, mummy

    Tweet I love this photo of No 1 Son, taken when he was 18 months old, because he’s in his favourite place – Waiting For Mummy To Make Him His Breakfast – and he…

    September 19, 2012
  • An evening at the Academy at Mosimann’s

    Tweet This is turning into a bit of a foodie week on the blog, because last night I went to the Academy at Mosimann’s for an evening of Swiss food to celebrate the launch…

    April 25, 2012
  • Baked Camembert with Cranberry Jam

    Tweet Ever since we went to Switzerland No 1 Son and I have been a bit obsessed with fondue. On one trip we had the sweet version – served with chocolate, with different fruits;…

    April 24, 2012
  • Christmas shortbread cookies and an incredible lady

    Tweet This is my Aunty Alida. She’s from Holland originally, where she survived the Nazi occupation. At 89, she’s still going strong, and as you can see she’s also incredibly stylish. I adore her.…

    December 4, 2011