Archive | Pearl Bailey

Pearl Bailey’s “Jean’s Broccoli”

Broccoli is my default vegetable.  It always seems like the healthy option.  I eat it a lot.  I do love Yul Brynner’s method of jazzing up the green stuff, but my word, Pearl’s way of doing things, is even better.  Oh yum.  Very, very tasty indeed.  I’m going to perfect this! Seen here with Robert […]

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Pearl Bailey’s Jean’s Beans

When I was single for 8 years, I spent a lot of time hanging out with other singletons.  It made me feel less like I was the last single person on earth.  One of the chums I spent lots of time with, was my friend Ben, and around this time of year in 2012 we […]

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Pearl Bailey’s Corn on the Cob, Mama Style

I love it so much when blog readers get in touch and we start up a little correspondence.  It’s one of the very best things about blogging.  Ellie emailed me from Exeter to chat about Rita Hayworth and Diana Dors.  She told me that she had once staged a Diana Dors dinner, ending with a […]

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