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The Archdukes?

I remember thinking that this lot had something a little bit different in their armoury, as this is one of those debut singles that really made me sit up and listen.   137 more words

Living by Ear Giveaway & Listening Party, Day 3 with #FranzFerdinand

OK, we’re now more than halfway through the party, and it’s time for all you people who’ve been standing around or sitting down doing the head-bob to get on the dance floor. 334 more words


Edinburgh epilogue

He’s not still banging on about Edinburgh is he? ‘Fraid so – well, he doesn’t get out much at his age.

My excuse is that (a) there were a few recommendations I failed to share with you, dear reader and (b) it provides a link to my post-Edinburgh attempts to deal with the obvious and sudden drop in cultural and creative input to my life. 902 more words

Saturday Lunch at Bill's

I have to say that I love Bill’s (although it does have an alarming ability to empty my back account). We went last weekend and had a great mezze platter with some tangy red pesto and creamy baba ganoush. 52 more words

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Chop'd Puy Lentil, Feta and Pomegranate Salad

Chop’d is a but further away from the office so always loses out to Pure and Vital. Main problem is that Vital is actually more like dressing with some salad and Pure is a little bit bland for me. 16 more words

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Pod Banana and Strawberry Porridge

Empty cupboard on Tuesday morning encouraged me into Pod this week. Have to say prefer it to Pret option especially with the fruit and honey.

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Smart phone dating apps: what??!

If you follow me on Twitter you will know that I have recently, in the last month or so since I got my new iPhone, downloaded, signed up to and used a number of ‘dating’ apps with varying degrees of entertainment/interest/success. 1,891 more words