Phew, all that enjoying ourselves is out of the way for another year. Aah, back to doom and gloom. Wondering if you could contract something ghastly and get holed up in a cosy hospital until the spring? Yes, that’s what I like to see – a positive spirit. Now you may regard New Year as … Read morePositive Thinking in the New Year?
‘Cooking is easy,’ people are forever telling me, usually with the authority of a papal edict. ‘It’s really quick.’ But is it? I’ll tell you what the problem is. You glance at a “fabulous, four-ingredient recipe” in a duffers’ book and pop to the supermarket. Easy peasy. But then gas marks are introduced, along with … Read moreCooking For Dummies..