london & winchester

london & winchester

  In the middle of June I visited Lucy in London, right around the same time as last year, and did a surprisingly restrained bit of shopping, ate excellent breakfast outside (!) in Clapham while it was briefly warm and sunny, had a mid-afternoon trip to the pub to beat the...Read more
london in the summer

london in the summer

It’s only been a little over a month since I visited Lucy in London, so I’m right on time for writing about it! From a Friday night to an (early, early) Monday morning, we packed in a pretty good amount of stuff: a brief visit with my friend Cecilia, brunch...Read more
night of the near-death experience

night of the near-death experience

A short guide to Bonfire Night festivities at Wimbledon: 1. Consume gross hot chocolate from a Cadbury truck in the middle of a field. 2. Watch Guy Fawkes burn in effigy. Feel slightly uncomfortable at the realization that watching live people burn probably used to be a whole family kinda...Read more
london eats

london eats

     Megan and I visited Lucy in London again last weekend, for Lucy’s birthday. If there’s any question as to whether we ate a whole bunch of delicious things, you don’t know me (or this blog) at all. 1-7. Ottolenghi, Belgravia: I’d been seeing Yotam Ottolenghi’s name on food blogs...Read more
moro

moro

I’d already had a crush on Moro for a while because of their second cookbook — I mean, this roasted squash salad is ridiculously good — but I still didn’t expect our Saturday lunch to be so insanely delicious. I was least enamored of the crab appetizer and most enamored...Read more
eating our way through londontown

eating our way through londontown

    A week ago Megan and I spent five days visiting Lucy in London and ate our way through the whole city, from Pakistani at Lahore Kebab House (beware of sound on the link) in Whitechapel to a three-hour Mediterranean fusion lunch at Moro on Saturday to Sunday lunch at The...Read more