No One’s Perfect At This

Just over 12 years ago, I stood outside the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham. And I was genuinely confused. I’d just busted Clarabella out of hospital after she’d spent 8 days fighting an infection she’d picked up whilst giving birth to Ollie. She...

Travelling the Red Line
to Shady Grove

On Wednesday August 13th, 2014 I was travelling on the Washington Metro. The day before I’d gone down to Tampa to spend a few hours with one of the worlds greatest knife makers. Now I was heading to Shady Grove at the end of the Red Line to meet Edie the PERFECT...

We used to call it food…

The Sunday Quote: “Eat foods made from ingredients that you can picture in their raw state or growing in nature.” Michael Pollan I was talking with my mum and dad yesterday about going to the Powderham Castle food festival. I was explaining how I was...

Are You Too Comfortable?

The Friday Quote: “If you become great, then you can become happy. If you’re happy first, it’s much more difficult to be great.” Ivan Lendl You’ve heard the metaphor about boiling a frog right? The basic premise being if you put the frog...