Rosy memz and floating islands

I want to talk about the pleasure of communal food. Eating with others infinitely improves food. Perhaps it was because I grew up one of four siblings who conspired, argued and bonded over the dinner table. Shivers slithered down three spines when we heard that there was apple snow for dinner, and we begged our …

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Decisions, decisions, desserts, decisions….

It is the eve of New Year. 2013 has been a wonderful, difficult, hilarious, drunken, heartbreaking, interesting, revealing year. Highlights include running at midnight, my birthday, Henley Regatta, seeing dolphins in the Mediterranean, surfing in Newquay and skiing. Christmas has seen vast quantities of alcohol and family gatherings. Inevitably, during a phone-call with my friend, …

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