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The New Kitchen

Last Tuesday I said a somewhat emotional farewell to the kitchen I’ve been cooking in for years, rammed all my worldly possessions into a removals van and moved 10 minutes down the road into a one bed flat with Tom. I could spend hours now talking about the moments I spent in that kitchen. It was, after all, where Cate in the Kitchen was born. It’s the kitchen in which every exciting idea I’ve ever had about food has come to fruition. It’s the kitchen I once spilled a pint of beet juice on the carpet of – I know, who in their right mind carpets a kitchen – and spent hours desperately dabbing at with stain remover. It’s the kitchen I had to stand hunched by the back door of if I had any chance of getting a decent, naturally lit shot for Instagram. It’s the kitchen I first cooked for Tom in. It’s the kitchen I got so drunk in before going out one New Year’s Eve that I ended up back on …