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Black Forest Gateau with chocolate cherry mirror glaze (Gluten-free)

Black Forest Gateau

My current version of Black Forest Gateau, or “cake in drag” as Victoria Wood astutely put it, is way over-the-top for sure in terms of the adult flavours…..but I make no apologies for that, as it is an adult dessert cake! 1,096 more words

Afternoon Tea

Script List Mania!

Using scripts is a great way to practice correct intonation and emphasis with another victim, sorry, willing person. My daughter and I enjoy reading scripts together and she’s only 7, so there’s no age limit to it. 215 more words

The Inspirational History of Our Doris

Our Doris is released in less than two weeks and I disappeared two months ago ne’er to write a blog post to explain what is going on. 881 more words

Our Doris

My Comedy Hero

The Guardian asked me to write about my Comedy Hero & I chose Julie Walters… You can read what I said here or you can just watch Two Soups and make your day better.

Romantic Lurve – or 50 Shades of Beige

Romance, in one form or another, is threaded through all our books at New Romantics Press. Lately, we’ve been discussing how one reader’s sublime is another’s… 501 more words

NEW STAMPS: Comedy Greats

As a celebration of all things funny, Royal Mail  has issued  a selection of 10 stamps depicting the great and good in British comedy. These stamps showcase what British comedy has offered since the 1950s. 177 more words

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