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Ottolenghi on Deliveroo

A rainy day in the office and I don’t feel like going out to get food – so I order from the quick lunch specials on Deliveroo. 42 more words

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Cafe de la Jatte, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

A Sunday after my cousin’s wedding, we drive back through Paris to catch our train, but have a few hours to burn… so we head to Neuilly, to Cafe de la Jatte which is huge with tonsĀ of light (and a great terrace in the summer). 136 more words

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Notified of My Addiction?

I am convinced that notificataions on my phone and laptop are the bane of this tecno existence. They are the poking of a button that reminds directly the addictive release of endorphins to be near. 117 more words

Bluebird Cafe, Chelsea

A Sunday walking along the Kings Road, we stopped in at the Bluebird for lunch… It had recently been remodelled, and looks great, with lots of light and high beams around the ceiling. 105 more words

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Instant Gratification: "Boyhood" and four other good movies new to Amazon Prime and Netflix

Boyhood” (Netflix) — My full review is here. Richard Linklater’s wonderful cinematic experiment was shot over a 12-year period, charting a boy’s growth into adulthood and his parents’ growth from crazy kids in love to sadder, wiser middle-aged adults. 254 more words

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PJ's, Fulham Road, Chelsea

A Saturday morning, and my brother, sister-in-law and niece just got into town. In the name of keeping them awake, we quickly left the flat to get them out and about… and went for lunch at the local “American” restaurant, as it had lots of choices on the menu. 114 more words

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Ling & Louie's Asian Bar and Grill, Terminal A, Dallas Fort Worth Airport,

When I’m traveling, after a few days, I start to crave Asian food (regardless of whether I’ve already had some a few days earlier or not!) About to fly back to London, and stuck with a four hour layover in Dallas Fort Worth airport, I figured I’d grab something Asian-ish in my arrival terminal before heading to the international one. 89 more words

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