Tag Archives: Glasgow

Daddy, daddy cool

A belated happy father’s day to all the Famale fathers across the world. I took Papa Famale for a much-deserved delicious long lunch at The Sisters restaurant in Kelvingrove. And then to see his name engraved on the walls of … Continue reading

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The laziest gal in town

…”it’s simply because I’m the laziest galĀ in town.” Nina had it right. I just can’t be bothered cooking. I’m enjoying being out on the town and more importantly, the company that goes with it. I’ve had perfect pizza with Don … Continue reading

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Fat free

Famale is now gainfully employed. For a very short time only, I work in a very warm little office and I am glad. It’s true, I’m a drifter. However, my biggest decisions to flee have also been my worst. And … Continue reading

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Starring roles

For the newest members of the Famale family, I thought it would be a good idea to introduce you to our cast of characters. Unlike Nigella and her fake multi-ethnic friend grouping, these people actually exist. Mamma Famale Loves: Anything … Continue reading

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Safety in numbers

Vivienne Westwood says we all now dress in the same boring way. But being a copycat has its benefits. Simon Cowell buys hundreds of the same grey Armani t-shirt because he would rather focus on his business than on sartorial … Continue reading

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Two’s a crowd

Famale enjoys eating with so few people that a list of people she won’t eat with is in order: 1. Foodies. People should never call themselves foodies outside of a tv gameshow (eg. A Question of Taste – pointless viewing). … Continue reading

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C’est si bon

If possible, go and see a film with a food item in the title. Yesterday Claire and I braved the ghost town that was Glasgow on a bank holiday Monday to go to Paris, via A Bout de Souffle (Breathless), … Continue reading

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After the revolution

Yesterday was a very productive day. Plans were hatched and deals were made. So then it was time for a trip to the Mediterranean. Don and I went to the Italian Film Festival at the GFT to see Before the … Continue reading

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Messy

When life is becoming messy, there is nothing else to do but have a clear-out. Famale is kicking booze out of bed, from gin o’clock to cocktail hour. After a particularly scary wake-up call last weekend, I’ve decided to become … Continue reading

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Let them eat cake

Tea is the most civilised ritual in Britain, according to Famale. I drink countless cups during the day, but yesterday I stopped and made an afternoon of it. All Mamma Famale got for Mother’s Day was a giant scone, so … Continue reading

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