Monthly Archives: June 2014


I became aware of this book on the Hello Sunday Morning Facebook group. AB is a good writer. I wouldn’t say that he’s a great or brilliant writer, but he’s smart, sassy and funny. Dry is his alcoholism memoir. It … Continue reading

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Running with scissors

A crazy book. Just when you think things can’t get any more insane, they do. I raced through it while sunbathing in Cyprus. It was a perfect holiday read: easy, very original and ultimately uplifting.

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Gammon in Coke

Nigella’s Gammon in Coke Made this last night with a 1.8kg unsmoked gammon joint. Simmered it for 2 hours in the Coke, then put the glaze on, but burnt most of the glaze sadly. So be careful when putting the … Continue reading

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