In the world of food blogging, today was something of a red-letter day. You don’t need me to tell you about Martha Payne’s story. Not only have you watched it on the news, you’ve read her fantastic blog, NeverSeconds, in record numbers. Aside from all the interest, the amount of money raised for Mary’s Meals …

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I won’t even mention that my plans went awry again, today. Rather I will begin by saying that today involved prolonged periods of sunshine, which I rather enjoyed looking at from my ivory basement. When lunchtime arrived, and I could venture forth, I decided to toddle along to Sugarhouse Sandwiches, on the Canongate, which I’d …

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With all notions of planning now finally and firmly consigned to the waste paper bin, I welcomed my unexpected visit to Glasgow with an open-armed embrace.Exterior I’ve been in Glasgow quite a lot, recently, so I’m getting to the point where I’m going to have to seek restaurant recommendations. Luckily, the emergence of a Glasgow …

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Today, I managed to fit a quest all the way in Englandshire in to my working day. How does one manage such a feat, I hear you ask? Well, I’d love to say it involved private jets and other glamorous items, but all it involved was a trip to Dumfries, with a short stop in …

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I have been on a quite spectacular run of plan dissolution, of late. This evening the plans of an entire set of Food Geeks were rendered soggy and useless by water troubles affecting a temporary closure of Hot Hot in Tollcross, where we’d planned to spend our Tuesday evening. Soup I was still in desperate need …

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