Banana Porridge and Blogosphere Magazine

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The last month has been the busiest for as long as I can remember.

Three weeks were consumed by a cooking job from morning to night. As I’m not quite as organised as I once believed, I failed to create any kind of sensible backlog for my Telegraph column. So every Monday evening, I came home, sat on the bed – listening to the drawl of Made in Chelsea and roars of laughter coming from next door – and I tried to focus on liquid smoke or matcha or nori…… 

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E Pellicci

e pellicci

Crikey, I hate Pret a Manger. Their fresh from the fridge, wet bread sandwiches. Their £2.10 cardboard cups of charcoal coffee. The fact that they began blasting out Christmas music in August. And let’s not even get started on their dubious ethics and employment strategies.… 

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I don’t want to blow my own trumptet, but…

Thanks Olive magazine for making my day!

Much to my delight, the wonderful magazine that is Olive has made me February’s ‘Blog of the Month’.
They (unsurprisingly) decided to lift an extract on olives to pop on page 9. Thanks once again for everyone’s enthusiasm with this blog—makes me very happy and keeps me out of trouble!