It’s my weekly treat, the Korean Cuisine class at Kingston Adult Education. Hyung Soo’s Cheshire Cat grin fills us with a sense of optimism. His chuckle is infectious as he explained there are over 200 rice cake recipes to choose from and these can be cooked using 4 main methods of steaming, shallow frying, kneading […]
If there’s one place in Kingston Borough that I find fascinating, it’s New Malden High Street with it’s plethora of Korean eateries. I’ve noticed that there’s a load of Karaoke available too. It seems Koreans are up for it: there’s the paradox, because those I’ve met in the flesh seem very quiet, almost shy. Our […]
A steel girder is craned into position for a new bridge at Paddington Station
Motivational speaking was the name of the game at The Best You Expo 2017. I had a great weekend taking pictures for Paul Boross and got the chance to hear some great rags-to-riches stories on the way.
So it’s week 2 of this excellent Korean cookery course at Kingston Adult Ed. We’re looking at different Kimchi, the fermented or pickling method for preserving food that originated in Korea. Hyung Soo, our chef and tutor explained that in the past, Winters in Korea were freezing and nothing grew, so whole communities would meet […]
The Best You Expo was jam packed with great speakers this year including from The Dragon’s Den’s Hillary Devey
Baroness Mone gives a moving speech about the rise and rise of the Ultimo brand