julie minus julia (please!!)

I bit the bullet and dragged S to the movies last night….

The movie: Julie/Julia….in all its “cinematic glory”

The contender: An already cynical WG and the ever forgiving S (whom I spotted gazing forlornly at the screening times of Astroboy in the ticket line).

The verdict: 2 and a half hours of our lives we will never get back.



The ever insightful Google informs me that the word gourmand could mean one of two things: a) A lover of good food or b) A gluttonous eater A much more forgiving definition comes (allegedly) from ‘The Food Lover’s Companion’ …which states that a gourmand is a one who appreciates fine food. Given the choices, it’s fairly … Continue reading