Tag Archives: Food

Snap, Crackle, Pop! (The Lie We Tell Ourselves Every Morning That Breakfast Is Gr-r-reat)

Have you ever put a forkful of broccoli in your mouth only to then think, maybe I don’t like broccoli, after all. It’s a little dispiriting. And even worse when you repeat the experience several times in a row, before 7 … Continue reading

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30 Food Observations From 30 Years of Eating

On the unfortunate occasion of my 20s slipping irreversibly into the past, welcome to my single most self-indulgent blog post yet! 30 Food Observations From 30 Years of Eating… read on, and please do feel free to think me an … Continue reading

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The AMC Dine-In Theatre, Corporate America, And The Forces Of Crapness

Coming soon to a theatre near you… a catastrophic bit of wrongheaded thinking. Let’s see now. I remember reveling in the public premier of Shaun of the Dead at London’s Prince Charles Cinema, followed by a barnstorming Q & A with its … Continue reading

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(Coney Island) Funnel Cake, Bumper Cars, and a Handful of Freaks

My first ever trip to Coney Island, how terribly exciting! Doubly so, given I’ve some great company to share the occasion with – Jackie, plus a visiting Alan Treanor and his new lady wife, Erin. (Living together now in London, … Continue reading

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The Cappuccino Kid

Allders of Croydon and its Basement Cafe: my first ever job. Excepting my earlier paper-round, that is – but nostalgia is better when it’s neat. Parenthetically, though, I did indeed make the princely sum of four pounds and twenty pence … Continue reading

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Ladies and Sausages

At the risk of serving anyone rotund with too large a portion of displeasure, I’m happy to report a recent spurt of weight loss. Continue reading

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