• Food
  • Pumpkin spiced bites

    We’re in the midst of a US invasion. It’s what I like to call the Pumpkin Spice Takeover. It started with a latte and has quickly expanded into soup, oreos, bagels, vodka, tea and houmous. Houmous? I mean really? Pumpkin flavoured coffee sounded bad enough. While I’m not as fanatical about pumpkin spice as some Instagrammers appear […]

  • Food
  • Salmon & Watercress Tart

    The changing of the seasons can always be forecast in my kitchen with the introduction of seafood and greens at teatime. This, of course,  is not the kind of food I want during autumn and winter because that is the time for gorging on stews, pies, soups and crumbles with the same determination as a […]