Monthly Archives: May 2011

leek and potato soup

There are so many reasons to love soup: it is the ultimate comfort food, an easy way to feed a crowd, usually inexpensive, and it stores and reheats beautifully. At any given time my freezer is crammed with various canisters … Continue reading

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a rice revelation

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The cows are mad, the birds and pigs have the flu, and now in Germany we are experiencing a rather serious E.coli outbreak. Apparently they have decided that it’s the Spanish cucumbers which were to blame, but for basically the … Continue reading

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This is very unlike me… blogging I mean. I’ve never been described as outgoing or particularly open about my private life. And does the world really need another blog at this point? I find myself secretly hoping that nobody will … Continue reading

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