Friend/Relative: What would you like for your Birthday Lorna?
Me: Dunno. A cookbook?
Friend/Relative: What would you like for Christmas?
It’s easy to see how I’ve managed to acquire the 152 cookbooks that make up my collection. Though it doesn’t always go to plan. I remember a particularly frosty conversation between my mom and Matt on Christmas day 2014 when there had been, shall we say, ‘some confusion’ over who was buying me Rick Stein’s ‘India’ that year. Continue reading