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Dietary advice: the old ways are the best

One of my late grandmothers-in-law was a Londoner, born and bred.

One of her maxims was ‘the old ways are the best’.

Although she went to her rest several years ago, I often think of that saying every time new health advice makes the headlines. 704 more words


The glories of the fat bowl

Early in our marriage, my better half who is English got me started on an old family tradition of his: the fat bowl.

As traditional roast potatoes are a staple in England, one needs high quality animal fat in order to guarantee a crispy, unctuous result. 1,446 more words