Category Archives: Food

Food review: Retro Fondue and Your Bike Shed, York

As well as ruins, walls and old churches one thing York has in abundance is coffee shops, tea shops and cafes. There are of course the usual chains such as Costa, Starbucks and Nero. But there are also plenty of … Continue reading

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In praise of Pinoy party food

Yesterday we celebrated Mary Ann’s birthday. Usually she avoids holding a party at home because she is worried she will end up doing all the cooking. However, friends offered to help out, so the party was on. As parties go … Continue reading

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Westfield Stratford City

  Westfield Stratford City is the UK’s newest shopping mall. Depending on how you do your calculations it is also the largest shopping mall in Europe. We visited on Friday and it is certainly impressive, with 300 shops (most already … Continue reading

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Review: Lemongrass

One of the great things about living in London is the incredible variety of restaurants. We do like to try out new places and recently had our first visit to a local restaurant which is unique in London and possibly … Continue reading

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Feed thy neighbour?

Only one in six people (17%) would invite a neighbour for dinner if they had food going spare, according to research conducted for the Methodist Church by YouGov. So begins the latest press release from the Methodist Church. That’s an … Continue reading

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Jesus takes on the Caramel Bunny

Apparently a whopping 80 million chocolate Easter eggs are sold in the UK every year, without a single mention of the guy who is the reason for the season – until now. The Meaningful Chocolate Company has launched the Real … Continue reading

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Our South East Asia tour – the best and worst

Seven weeks away is a fair chunk of time and already the things we did in week one seem like a long time ago. So what are our favourite memories of our holiday in the Philippines and Hong Kong? Here’s … Continue reading

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