• Archive for February, 2013

    Patience Gray and the Art of Slow Cooking

    February 20, 2013 • Food

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    “Poverty rather than wealth gives the good things of life their true significance.” Patience Gray, Honey from a Weed

    Patience Gray was a cook and author whose name, unlike Elizabeth David’s, is not often remembered outside of specific culinary circles; but decades before the ‘locovore’ movement became a movement, she was already...

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    Book Binding

    February 5, 2013 • Living

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    It’s no secret that the arts and crafts movement is enjoying something of a resurgence in the UK – with knitting circles, screen printing courses, painting classes, cookery schools and make do and mend workshops springing up in practically every village, town and city across the country. Within this resurgence there is also reinvention...

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