Fruit salad. So easy to make, anyone can make it. Right?
Well yes, I suppose so. You can just cut up a bunch of fruit and mix it together in a bowl.
And maybe add a bit of sugar to help bring out some of the fruit juices.
And you end up with … a [...]
The man and I recently had a long weekend away. Without children. Let me be a bit more specific – it was the first time since the boy was born over 8 years ago that we had been away without children. 8 YEARS. So our destination had to be somewhere a bit special, but not somewhere [...]
When you die, if you get a choice between going to regular heaven or pie heaven, choose pie heaven. It might be a trick, but if it’s not, ummmm, boy.
I don’t know if any of you remember Deep Thoughts by Jack Handey. It was a 90s phenomenon – books, greeting cards, etc. I [...]
What dessert, for you, is the ultimate comfort dessert? You know, the kind of dessert that’s not necessarily elegant and may not be art on a plate, but is homey and just makes you feel happy when you eat it. For me it’s either a fruit pie or fruit crumble, which if you think about [...]
I cannot tell you how much I love this time of year. The long days make my sometimes early mornings SO much more bearable. As I write this it’s 5:30am and bright and sunny outside. Don’t get me wrong, I think winter has its good points, but the long hours of darkness is not one [...]
I think it’s fairly obvious that I like food and have a certain enthusiasm for it. But there is something about truly seasonal foods, primarily fruits and veg, which in my mind gives them a special place in my food world. Asparagus, cherries, blackberries, tomatoes (the home grown kind), English apples (there are seriously good [...]