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This Farming Life, from the Isle of Lewis to Reading, Berkshire

Have you been watching the new BBC series ‘This Farming Life’? Then you may have spotted the Porridge Lady in the new agricultural programme. Read more in this new blog post…. Continue reading

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Pop-up Dinners Reading; a review and a story of Hindustani inspired Porridge

Porridge Lady is a big fan of pop-ups but it’s not often she comes home from a pop-up restaurant with a recipe idea for Porridge! Find out more in this new post…. Continue reading

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My ‘Little Food Finds’: Lincoln Coffee House

In spite of the cafe’s name this review is actually about tea and to call it ‘my’ Little Food Find is a bit of a cheek too as my visit to Lincoln Coffee House actually came through a tip off … Continue reading

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My ‘Little Food Finds’: Cerise

If you have ever lived or worked in Reading (Berkshire) you have probably heard the rumour that there is a restaurant called ‘Cerise’. With a reputation bordering on mythical, it’s one of those places you’ve heard of, sort of know … Continue reading

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My ‘Little Food Finds’: Tutti Frutti ice cream

On the hottest day of the year Porridge Lady finally got to try the famous ice cream from Reading Cafe ‘Tutti Frutti’. Find out more in this new ‘Little Food Find’ post…. Continue reading

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‘Little Food Finds’; Tamp Culture

So I’d heard a rumour that a new coffee place had opened in Reading, Berkshire. Perhaps not the biggest news for a town that boasts a ‘Coffee Corner’ (where ALL the chains are located and the indies too). However this … Continue reading

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A little bit of recognition is always nice; True Food Community co-op is nominated for a Reading Retail Award

The True Food Community Co-op has been nominated for a Reading Retail Award. As the Communications Coordinator for the Co-op, Anna Louise (aka Porridge Lady), talks about what the nomination means to those involved. Continue reading

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British blooms, it’s a flowery Friday!

Anna Louise (aka Porridge Lady) is always on the look for British blooms and in this post, with lots of lovely pictures, Anna talks about a new spot she has found for buying locally grown flowers. Continue reading

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Judging the 2012 CAMRA National Cider and Perry Championships and the winner is…

In this post Porridge Lady talks on being a judge at this years CAMRA National Cider and Perry Championships held in Reading Berkshire. Continue reading

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A few of my favourite things from Reading’s art fair.

Porridge Lady shares a few of her favourite things from Reading’s Contemporary Art Fair in this blog post. Continue reading

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