If you were a fan of the Fast Show in the 90’s you’ll recognise the nod to Jesse’s diets. If not you might be wondering why I sound like a yokel and what coughing has to do with gardening or cooking. Well nothing really apart from killing any motivation and energy for both dead. If this post were a true homage to Jesse’s diets of course it would read ‘This week I ‘ave been mostly eating… ginger’. Or witches brew as G calls my fiery version of ginger tea with a twist of black pepper.
My constant coughing this week reminded me of another Fast Show character Bob Fleming, the genial presenter of Country Matters with a hacking cough. Laughter is good medicine when you’re feeling under the weather but it’s also a great cough creator so have your medicine at the ready if you’re suffering too