Review: Death Comes to Pemberley

Death Comes to Pemberley first crossed my path a few years back, when the BBC announced it was going to film it for the Christmas/New Year drama slot. Finding a copy in a charity shop shortly afterwards made it seem well-timed, so I bought it and got stuck in before I watched it. I like … Continue reading Review: Death Comes to Pemberley

Recipe: (Almost) According to Delia: Spiced Cranberry Cakes

The first time I made Delia's spiced cranberry cakes I substituted with lingonberry jam, because I had a jar in my cupboard and, looking at my notes, I must have been on some random substitution experiment, because it wasn't the only deviation. As far as I can recall, they tasted sufficiently cake-like - there are … Continue reading Recipe: (Almost) According to Delia: Spiced Cranberry Cakes

Notes From My Office: November’s Words

Generally, I like my day-job. I'm an Accessibility Proofreader, which means I spend my days playing spot-the-difference between documents for sighted people and the large print or braille versions for the visually impaired. There are two main reasons I like my job. One: it satisfies my need to point out mistakes. Finding mistakes in the … Continue reading Notes From My Office: November’s Words