This video with Ferran Adria has been making the blog rounds and Pim has kindly translated all the tips he gives.

Eat fried chicken and lose weight in the process.

The plums are out in full force at the farmers’ markets! Recipes for plum cakes by Pille at nami-nami and Dorie Greenspan at Serious Eats.

The Homesick Texan makes breakfast tacos – almost enough to convince me to wake up earlier to have a proper breakfast. Almost.

Nigella Lawson’s Chocolate Almond Whirligig Buns feature in a post by the Wednesday Chef. Argh! There are too many recipes to try and not enough time to try them in!!!