The NOLA Diaries – Day Three – Turtle Soup, Haunted Mansions and Lamb Neck

Upon waking up with a raging hangover, on my part as Flo has the gift of no-hangovers, we were determined to get up and make the most of the day. Flo’s parents suggested we treat ourselves to a lovely brunch at Brennan’s, as during their travels across America they remember having a lovely time there. Not only is Brennan’s an institution in New Orleans, Flo’s … Continue reading The NOLA Diaries – Day Three – Turtle Soup, Haunted Mansions and Lamb Neck

I’m Halfway to Fifty, and Here are Some Thoughts About It

Holy CRAP. The years have FLOWN BY. This entire week I have been up and down, up and down about the fact that I am turning 25 on Saturday (2nd of June if you fancy sending me a present). But then I started writing this blog post, then I started looking for old pictures and then I realised, hell, I’ve had a bloody great life. … Continue reading I’m Halfway to Fifty, and Here are Some Thoughts About It

I Have A Cold, Here Is Some Dramatic Moaning About It.

I have a cold, verging on a chest infection (I’m guessing I refuse to pay to go to the doctor) and here are some moans about it. God I Miss My Nose  Who knew it was so useful? Can you smell that? Nope. Taste Is Important  I have found myself eating things with high intensity flavour, for example I seem to have found a love … Continue reading I Have A Cold, Here Is Some Dramatic Moaning About It.