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Christmas Questions

Oh my god, it’s December. Already. Again. You’d think I’d be a bit more prepared, given that this happens every year – but no. Christmas is looming, the advent calendars […]

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We wish you a Vegan Christmas

The transition from autumnal winds and stench of bonfire into dreams of snow and scents of cinnamon is finally upon us! And since the supermarkets had adopted the festive frivolity […]

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Chicken Pilaf

Some days, I don’t feel like cooking. Shocking, I know, given that this entire column focuses on my culinary struggles, but there we are. Sadly for me (and for those […]

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The Coffee Room: Mile End

I’ve started drinking coffee. I’m a little late to the party, I know. Call it the stress of the election. Put it down to the excessive amount of reading needed […]

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Getting Through Election Evening

Everybody take a deep breath. Count to ten. Get some chocolate. Let’s try and process what’s just happened. On Tuesday night and in the early hours of Wednesday morning, I […]

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Taste for Trump

Donald Trump is the new President of the United States of America. We all know this. However, this which seems on the surface to be a horror story is in fact […]

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Easy Risotto

Today, a miracle happened. A housemate actually asked me for cooking advice. I’ll just let that sink in for a while. I’m still a little shocked. Apparently – not that […]

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Bye-Bye Bake Off

As the end of the year starts to materialise, so does the impending end of some of our most beloved television shows. The Great British Bake Off is one of […]

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Toast Chef

Bread. It’s so versatile. People dedicate their lives to bread and dough, *cough* Paul Hollywood *cough*. My friends would probably say that I too have a doughy soft spot for […]