Few Eggs and No Oranges: The Diaries of Vere Hodgson 1940-45

In brief: The (real) diary of a Londoner during the Second World War The good: Fascinating, captures the horror of wartime as well as the nuisances (e.g. few fruit and vegetables). The not-so-good: I think this is a book to be savoured in small doses. Reading large amounts at a time diluted the impact for... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 22/7/13

It seems like all I did last week was eat! I really didn't get much reading done at all – how dismal! Instead, I went on a road trip, had lunch out to celebrate a birthday, attended the Good Food and Wine show and went to a Food Photography class hosted by A Table For... Continue Reading →

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