This week we’re talking about our five favourite foods that we cannot live without.
I’ve never been a ‘foodie’, and was brought up with the motto ‘eat to live’ rather than ‘live to eat’. Biscuits and cake were rationed as a child; I was forbidden to eat more than three biscuits at a time (“to stop your gut expanding”). Mum always drummed it into me that nobody needs to eat anything after 6pm, and I have kept to this for the majority of my life. Plus the fact that I have a dairy and caffeine intolerance, and you end up with somebody who only thinks about food when she’s hungry.
I don’t eat the usual things that people love. I don’t have a sweet tooth, and turn up my nose at anything icky-sweet. I haven’t eaten chocolate, cheese or biscuits for more years than I can remember, but I’m lucky in that I don’t feel as…
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