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The Cluckosaurus

January 31, 2017

Isn’t it amazing when hard work pays off? January has been a tough month for this food blogger: setting myself a goal to eat ultra healthy, train more and get myself in better shape for my wedding dress appointment at the end of the month to take my measurements.

Well I only went and bloody did it! Hellooo size 10 dress! It’s been tough, postponing reviews, turning down event invites… Yep, it’s safe to say once that appointment was done I was ready to celebrate and indulge a little.

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Nelson Street

January 24, 2017

Picture the scene: Q and I are driving home. I’ve had a long day, it’s freezing cold, there’s a hole in my left boot which has been letting the rain in and despite the miserable weather and instinctive cravings for tasty things I have stuck rigidly to a day (many, many days) of clean eating. Yes, my will power has been damn impressive this January, but after three weeks (three weeks!) without a single indulgent morsel, I was completely ready, body and soul, to devour something delicious.

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The Anchor Aspley Guise

November 10, 2016

Out of all the first world problems, being invited to a party you can’t go to has to be up there. That pang of anxiety we’ve all felt when you know you’re missing out on some great times and everyone is going to have fun without you! The fomo is real people.

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Starting Over with The Crown

October 27, 2016

One fine day a few years ago, I visited The Crown in Granborough with Q and his family. We sat down at a table in the garden and having arrived as they were opening, got our pick of the sunniest tables. Soon a very young waiter came out to see us. He announced bluntly that there were no tables available and they had all been booked. Making no effort to see if we even had a booking, or offer us drinks at the bar instead, we felt as though our business wasn’t wanted and shuffled off scratching our heads, after one last look around at the empty tables and chairs.

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