Annapurna Podcast

Click play if you want to hear 13 minutes of my dulcet tones describing our slightly disastrous experience of the Annapurna Circuit in Nepal.   Thanks to Alex and Valerie for their contributions (sorry for forcing you take part). Prayer flag pano. Joe at Valarie and Sonita’s. Dining table at Valarie and Sonita’s Valarie’s muffins…

Kricket, or the real deal?

Last week I decided to ignore my bank balance and go out for a lovely meal in Soho – because what on Earth is the point of living in crappy Kent, if you never make the most of London?! Kricket marries modern Indian flavours with seasonal British ingredients, serving them artfully as small plates. The…

Bristol’s gem de la gem

I’m getting ready. I’m going back! I’m already drooling. Just to hype up my excitement for my imminent removal from Sevenoaks and re-establishment back in Bristol, I’ve cobbled together a few of my food-faves which I’ll be making a beeline for in a few weeks. I’ll also throw in a list of places which I’m…

‘Reigning’ over Rajasthan

It’s been a couple of months since we came back, and this blog post has been open on my laptop (hanging over my head) for these past few rainy and cold weeks. Ignorantly, I thought that writing about India from Sevenoaks would be an easy thing to do. Luckily, as is normal, the thought of…