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Skye Gyngell. What a Woman.

Skye's 'Dorset crab, fennel and radicchio' at Petersham Nurseries

It is nothing more than poetic coincidence that today, the day I feel compelled to write this post, is International Women’s Day.

Yesterday I learned, with genuine dismay, that one of my favourite chefs, at one of my all time favourite restaurants, recently decided to leave her position as head chef at Petersham Nurseries Cafe and now, with a heavy heart, I know that those few fabulous times I spent there will never be repeated. It is the end of an era. A short, but exceedingly sweet era. Read the rest of this entry


Lunch at Petersham Nurseries

Petersham Nurseries Cafe

I am probably one of the least green-fingered people on the planet (despite my school nickname of ‘Greenie’ which I hated). I don’t know why I’m such a disaster in the garden; well it might be something to do with the fact that I usually go away frequently during the main watering season but apart from that I’m really not doing anything wrong! Read the rest of this entry