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    Another week another meal plan

    Last weeks meal plans went rather awry. We had a huge delivery of wood, which took me 2 days to move. This extra physical labour on top of my usual chores left me drained. So we had a few ready…

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    Hispi – Didsbury – review

    Hispi We jumped at the chance to dine at Hispi, when we heard a friend from Cambridge was going to be in Manchester for a few days and was looking for locals to dine with. We’d been meaning to go…

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    Review: Sunday Lunch – Gordon Ramsay

    Love him or hate him Mr Ramsay is not too shabby in the kitchen and of the cookbooks by him that I own I think this is the best one. The book is split into 25 menus each comprising of…

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    Review: The Kitchen Diaries – Nigel Slater

    ’ll start this off by saying I am an unashamed Nigel Slater fan girl and have been for many years, I love watching him on TV or listening to him speak about food. He has a very natural manner when…