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A London Favourite | Enoteca Super Tuscan

Mozzarella, artichokes, olives and fresh basil are some of my favourite ingredients to cook with, so it’s no surprise I’m a lover of Italian food. I love the variety, the taste, and of course, the simplicity of it all. 309 more words

London

Fondu Friday

For me, the hardest part of marathon training can be the long-run prep. Doing the long run on a saturday is great in that it’s out of the way, but a pain in terms of foodie Friday. 239 more words

Cheese

A weaver's wife finds it all too much

Mary Hall lived in Bethnal Green in East London. Mary was married with a large family and was in her ‘sixtieth’ year. Her husband was a hard-working silk weaver but Mary had a tendency to drink. 247 more words

Police Court

Vagabond in Spitalfields market

I had a glass of pinotage from Franschhoek in Vagabond the other day.  It’s so funny – I love pinotage but hardly anyone ever sells it.   10 more words

London

Swedish Hasbeens x

So I’m running away to the sun today a week earlier than expected as my father has broken his elbow – there’s no time to write new blog posts, instead I offer you summer re-runs..some of the best posts from times gone past.   525 more words

Fashion

Follow the hipsters and join the queue...

Growing up, I was such a fussy eater. I know I caused my mum endless embarrassment. Like when my dad regularly ordered “6 ’99’s’ and an ice lolly ” from the ice cream van… I just really didn’t like ice cream (grew out of that phase, thank God), and our treat from the Chippy on holiday, “6 fish and chips, and a small ‘just chips’, no salt and vinegar on the ‘just chips’…” (obviously). 470 more words

London

Trade Made: Spitalfields, E1 6BD

From the outside looking in trade made appears like any other Shoreditch coffee shop, all wood and stools with the menu scrawled on a blackboard. Passing though the café though transports you into another world with a large open dining area backing onto a small and secluded garden, set up for the early sunshine. 82 more words

Breakfast