A quick update on October

A quick update on October

Where is this year going? And does anyone remember when I used to be quite good at updating this blog on a regular and timely basis? October is currently in the lead for fastest ‘blink and you’ll miss it’ month ever – probably as a result of turning 25 in September. But then, I have … Continue reading

The Great British Baking Therapy

The Great British Baking Therapy

Originally published at RSCPP.co.uk: The British nation has yet again caught baking fever, as the fifth series of Bake Off reaches its tense conclusion tomorrow, Wednesday 8 October. Baking fans have this year seen The Great British Bake Off (GBBO) promoted from BBC2 to BBC1 and given its very own reaction show, An Extra Slice, where … Continue reading

A week in Bulgaria

A week in Bulgaria

I adore spontaneity, providing it’s very carefully planned By my standards, this was a spontaneous holiday. When, six weeks or so ago, my mother-in-law suggested we join them on their silver anniversary holiday, my response was “fuck it, let’s go.” We booked it 10 minutes later, and she couldn’t believe I’d decided to go for … Continue reading

Interview: Rachel Parris

Interview: Rachel Parris

Originally published at What The Frock! comedy. Rachel Parris occupies a unique position in the comedy world: straddling the sparsely populated border between musical comedy and Jane Austen improvisation. An actor, comedian, musician and improviser, Rachel has an intriguingly diverse repertoire with a CV that includes co-presenting Sky Atlantic’s Game of Thrones fan show Thronecast, … Continue reading