Food Week: Cannelle et Vanille

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Cannelle et Vanille is the food blog that introduced me to food blogs. I’ve been reading it for years, long before I started Decorator’s Notebook. However, I have to confess to hesitating before including it on the Food Week menu and I’m not really proud of the reason. I was worried it would seem a… 

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Food Week: Fig & Fauna

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A little-known fact for you… My very first career ambition was to be a farmer’s wife. My four year old self based this decision on one thing and one thing only: that this would give me the chance to hand-milk a cow. At 28, I’ve still never had the chance to milk a cow but… 

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Food Week: Simply Breakfast

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So, breakfast. The most important meal of the day or an unwelcome intrusion on your beauty sleep? I have a mixed relationship with breakfast… during the week I’m the latter, at weekends the former. But whatever mood I’m in, I love an overhead photograph of it. Fortunate, considering that’s pretty much all you’ll find at… 

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Food Week: Sprinkle Bakes

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I discovered Sprinkle Bakes via Tori of Wellies & Vogue. Or rather, her Mum who made this show-stopping jewel cake. Today’s food blog could hardly be more different from yesterday’s… while What Katie Ate is all about good, honest recipes photographed in a sophisticated way, at Sprinkle Bakes novelty, experimentation and food colouring is king…. 

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Food Week: What Katie Ate

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If I’m ever lucky enough to visit Australia, What Katie Ate will be one of my first stops when compiling my ‘places to eat’ list. Originally from Dublin, food photographer and stylist Katie Quinn Davies is now based Down Under, where she has a string of impressive magazine credits and a forthcoming cookbook to her… 

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Scandi envy

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Oh, to be dancing drunkenly around a pole with flowers in my hair right now. {via Honestly wtf} For those who need clarification, I mean this kind of pole, rather than this kind of pole. That’s a whole other story. Happy Midsummer Scandinavian friends!

Join The Room Debate!

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I don’t think we’ve discussed a kitchen before in The Room Debate so I thought it was about time we did… and what a sunny little number I have for you today! As ever, it’s easy to join in. Just have a good look at the photo below and leave a comment with your answers… 

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