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Chicken scallopini and an almond tart

Chicken scallopini and an almond tart

There is a certain stillness to life that I hadn’t really appreciated until now.   With enforced idleness being a bit of a thing, on the weekend when I open the window, silence greets me.  No cars, no trains, no people chatting as they go by. …

Dim sum, a pasta bake and banana bread

Dim sum, a pasta bake and banana bread

Sometimes I am confused. My food shows this too. Some people say that variety adds spice to life.  I agree.  Especially when that is applied to food.  So this is what I ate on one day at home.  A seemingly random assortment of food stuffs. …

Meet the meat

Meet the meat

Home has an advantage I have never really thought about much. It let’s you take good photos. Now I think most people may think that nice photos just come from nice (expensive) cameras but it really isn’t as simple as that.  You have to get…

A Fishy Meal

A Fishy Meal

In these lock down days, I get one trip out of the house (aside from exercise) a week.  To the supermarket. I approach such an event with salivating joy (need to get my napkin out sometimes).  The anticipation is so great that days before my…

Italian Inside

Italian Inside

To prove I’m not a one trick pony (or a singular man.  I haven’t been a single man for a while), I thought it might be useful to show you I can cook something more substantial. Yet perhaps this is jumping too far ahead.  It…