Hello from London

June 30, 2014

Hi Readers.  I’m in London!  I’m with my son, who is getting ready to attend the University at Nottingham to study brewing over the summer. Yes, my child is majoring in beer.  I’m a lucky woman. I’ll try to post some food photos here and there, but probably no recipes till I get back.  I’m […]

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Food Foto Friday–Pangea’s Caesar Salad

June 27, 2014

I have been craving Caesar salads lately.  I don’t know why.  I probably can count on one hand the number of Caesar salads I’ve ordered in restaurants since the wild Caesar salad craze of 1989–when it transformed from a nice, spare salad with a light anchovy and garlic dressing into a nearly unrecognizable bland pile […]

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Nana Recipe Wednesday–Green Bean and Tomato Casserole

June 25, 2014

Here we are, it’s June, and at my farmer’s market there are green beans and tomatoes a-plenty.  But what to do with them all?  It’s a dilemma. Oh hi Nana.  You guessed it—-this nice young lady has a green bean recipe or two up her sleeve, and I’ve decided to share this one that features […]

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Balsamic Strawberry Rhubarb Compote

June 23, 2014

I’m a big fan of sweet tart flavors and rhubarb desserts usually fit that bill.  It’s too bad it’s only in season for a nanosecond and then you have to wait for a whole year to get your fix again.  Can you buy rhubarb frozen?  I suppose it would get mushy or turn gross. I’ll […]

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Quick Refrigerator Pickles

June 16, 2014

Hello and a happy belated Father’s Day to all you fathers and children of fathers out there.  I hope you all had an enjoyable barbecue, or restaurant meal, or Skype call or whatever.  We had a barbecue shindig, because that is my father’s favorite thing to do.  Hanging out, drinking wine and watching other people […]

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