My February Viva Brighton column is inspired by the forthcoming Brighton Tattoo Convention, which runs from 20th – 22nd February at the Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel.
I wrote my latest Viva Brighton column about my experience getting married. For your convenience I have also copied it below, it’s a nod to Buzzfeed and Nora Ephron. In true wedding blog style, in this special ‘bumper’ edition I’ve also included some production credits at the end. If you’re getting married soon, I recommendContinue reading
My paternal grandmother Connie was not a cook, but she did appreciate the rituals surrounding the presentation of dinner and drinks. I’ve written on here before about the 1950s dinner and dance menus I found stowed away in the boxes my dad and I retrieved from Connie’s flat after she died. As I speak aboutContinue reading
A little while ago Hattie Garlick of Free Our Kids invited me to take part in a meme she has set up entitled Bringing Kids Books To Life. The aim is to, well, bring a kids book to life by enacting out the contents with your littl’uns. Fortunately for me, being a food blogger, IContinue reading
Why should I limit myself to food blogging when I could be taking on the world of soft furnishings, one brightly coloured quilted cushion at a time? I’m not joking. I’m actually really very serious about cushions, so I’m happy to say that, by some twist of an arm, mine are now available to buyContinue reading
I was given a new Nokia Lumia 1020 41 megapixel camera phone to try out for a month. A bitter pill, it turns out, because I had just got used to being able to take stupidly clear photographs on my phone when time came to give the damn thing back. I even had to learnContinue reading