Fire and Salt

Fire and Salt

In a throw back to my earlier (happier) days, this is a review about someone else’s food. As days of being an annnoying fastidious critic on other peoples’ creations are a bit behind me now, I try to take my chances when I find them. …

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…