Walk for hours without seeing another soul, and if you find yourself stuck in traffic, you can be sure there is a tractor up ahead!

Admittedly it is difficult to referee on a Saturday afternoon when I have a full restaurant to cook for in the evening

Welcome to my Blog

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For those of you who know me, it will come as no surprise that for my first blog, I’m going to be just a little bit stroppy. But bear with me – if you are guilty, as many of us are, it may just make you think a little bit. And if you’re not guilty (be honest, now) you might have a little chuckle. 

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