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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…

Closed & Co

Closed & Co

As eating out is almost my raison d’etre and when that is taken away an entirely foreseeable issue arises.  No, I don’t swell up as a balloon as I gorge on McDonalds in some misguided teenage rebellion (I would have more class than that, would…

Cotswold

Cotswold

DISCLAIMER – THIS VISIT WAS CONCLUDED BEFORE THE UK IMPOSED LOCKDOWN Following our stay in the New Forest, we then decamped, moving over to the Cotswolds.  I thought that we might try a BnB with an attached (and attractive) restaurant.  Better to rest our weary…