Kate McAuley

Writer, Reader, Traveller, Feeder

In addition to contributing to MyDaily, Kate is the founder and editor of I Am Not A Celebrity, a lifestyle blog that covers fashion, literature, travel, food and art. Her work also appears in a number of print and online publications, including Time Out, Grazia, Esquire, and Harper’s Bazaar.

Walt Disney World: A Food Lover's Fantasia?

Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, is offering free dining to everyone who books a holiday before 5th of November. Come Stateside with me as I attempt to make a dent in the more than 6,000 menu items on offer.
18/10/2013 17:01 BST

Adventures In Iceland

Snorkelling conjures trips to the Caribbean, coral reefs and parrot fish, not frozen tundra in the Summer, titanic glaciers and migrating Canadian geese. Still, I was intrigued, and not just by the idea of paddling in freezing water.
08/08/2013 15:01 BST

Cookbook Review: Philip Howard's The Square Volume 1: Savoury

Things don't happen quick-smart in our kitchen. The fact that we own a sousvide machine and not a microwave speaks volumes. For me, cooking is both a blissful way to end a day spent staring at a computer screen and a creative ritual that helps to bring the priorities of life back into perspective.
14/06/2013 10:25 BST

How To Make: Chilli Popcorn Chocolate Cookies

Popcorn, chilli and chocolate don't seem to be the likeliest of bedfellows, but somehow it works when they're all wrapped up into a delicious cookie. Here's how you can try it out for yourself.
03/05/2013 16:18 BST

How To Make: Easter Bunny Cupcakes

The other week I popped into Gail's on London's Exmouth Market and spotted these Easter Bunny cupcakes and fell in a big sugary puddle of love. So enamoured was I, that I thought I'd give them a go myself. 
28/03/2013 17:44 GMT

The East India Company: Sweet, Savoury or Spicy?

The East India Company, once a major player on the world stage, has channeled its efforts into producing fine foods. Drawing on its historical legacy, the company produces over 350 beautifully packaged and produced products. Here are four of my favourites.
20/03/2013 16:20 GMT