The Famale family is all of us. Fellow bloggers, followers, friends and real-life family members. The cast of characters is growing by the day. But here you can meet the repeat players, and those very special to the spirit of Famale…
Hates: Cooking, mess left behind after baking.
Loves: Anything homemade, making traybakes.
Roles: Food-purchasing, cleaning, therapist.
Hates: Small portions, cheesecake.
Loves: Big portions, trying baking before it’s ready, all baking.
Roles: Financing Famale, driver, emergency shopper, food taster.
Hates: Her too-small kitchen.
Loves: All baking, learning to bake, meringues.
Roles: Taster, morale-booster, mother of Famale Junior and BB aka Baby Ben.
Famale Sister Junior
Loves: Behind-the-scenes observation and testing.
Roles: Constructive criticism, social media expert, suggestions.
Martin – brother of Famale
Hates: Ice cream.
Loves: Cooking, red wine.
Roles: Literary consultant.
Lawyer Laura – Martin’s girlfriend
Hates: Dodgy office baking, ice-cream, meringues, strawberries.
Loves: Dairy Milk, all chocolate, home baking on a Sunday.
Roles: Speed-reader, honest taster.
Hates: Boring real food.
Loves: Helping with “the cooking”, small aprons, licking the spoon.
Roles: Kitchen assistant.
Hates: The Scottish diet.
Loves: The silliness of Famale, foreign beer, Italian food, Neil Diamond.
Roles: Making Famale laugh, proofreading, London adviser.
Hates: Lasagne, when her baking doesn’t work.
Loves: Famale’s fairy-light baking, Le Creuset cookware.
Roles: Fellow baking enthusiast, listening post, emergency supplies.
Mamma Morrison – Lindy’s mum
Hates: Dirt, mess, deep-frying.
Loves: Cleaning, tidying, The Glasgow Cookery Book.
Roles: Home economist, recipe adviser.
Hates: Carbs, Famale’s ramblings.
Loves: Chicken, pop-culture references, Italy.
Roles: Dining companion, holiday companion.
Hates: The Glasgow bus.
Loves: Baking, Casa Famale, Nick, the bump.
Roles: Sunday visitor, fellow baker, all round provider of good fun.
Steph – Famale’s partner-in-crime at law school
Hates: The Diploma, cooking.
Loves: Caffeine in all forms, joint academic efforts.
Roles: Dragging Famale through The Diploma, reminding Famale to do work, doing work so that Famale can bake, coffee break companion.