I’ve been watching…

I'm not sure why anybody would care what I've been watching but it's an excuse to talk about some of my favourite programmes and with the Winter nights drawing in what could be better than snuggling on the sofa to watch something brilliant. Nigella Regular readers of my blog will already know about my frankly … Continue reading I’ve been watching…



Remember when everything was pineapple themed? Pineapple drink stirrers, pineapple wallpaper, pineapple pyjamas, pineapple tampons (probably)...  Not sure what it is with the British obsession with things that are deemed “tropical”. Pineapples, flamingos, palm trees, llamas...  Well now it’s all about the cactus. You can barely move without bumping into a succulent, so if you … Continue reading Cactus 


Ah! After I published my Must See TV post I realised I'd left out the very brilliant Strike.  Based on the novels by Robert Galbraith (a pseudonym for Harry Potter author J K Rowling) Strike follows the life of private investigator Cormoran Strike (Tom Burke) and his assistant Robin Ellacott (Holliday Grainger).  So far the current series has featured … Continue reading Strike