Monthly Archives: November 2010

Week Thirty One – Moderation

Up until about ten years ago I used to smoke. Something I noticed that smokers rarely do is work out how much each cigarette costs. I never found myself thinking “this smoke is costing me 20p”. I just Googled how … Continue reading

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Week Thirty – Manners

When she was about fourteen my youngest daughter developed a kind of eating disorder. Unless she was eating she couldn’t bear to be in the same room as someone who was. Eventually, through a course of cognitive behavioural therapy, she … Continue reading

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Week Twenty Nine – Playing With My Food

In the early nineties I saw a chef on television make a dessert of chocolate spaghetti with chocolate orange sauce. I have long since forgotten who the chef was or what the programme was but I will never forget chocolate … Continue reading

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Week Twenty Eight – Meat

I wrote a few weeks ago about being a vegetarian and how I started eating meat again because I could no longer make the effort not to. It was a slightly simplistic account. Although I originally became a vegetarian because … Continue reading

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