Fresh fava beans and risotto.
Another classic Italian dish for spring.
It would normally be served as a first course (as are all pasta and rice dishes in Italy) but I like it as creamy side dish.
The season for fava beans is fleeting – … Continue reading.....
As usual, with everyone's hectic schedules and the unwanted assistance of various postal systems, the first Season's Eatings recap will be a partial one.
I did NOT say it was like herding cats.
I would never say that….
There were no strikes this year and …
Culinary gifts, anyone?
Tasty tokens from somewhere else?
It has been brought to my attention that I have neglected to make the announcement about this year’s Season’s Eatings.
I shall now do that:
Season’s Eatings is a world-wide holiday gift exchange.
We did it again.
We had packages going round the globe and, despite the vigorous winter experienced by many postal systems, most of them seem to have safely arrived.
Here's what everyone did:
Chris, of Mele Cotte and a fellow wimp when it …
Guest Post from TikiPundit.
He participated in Season's Eatings this year and, for reasons known only to him, has not (yet) succumbed to the urge to blog.
He clearly has the gift: the words, the photos and the urge to create … havoc wonderful Continue reading.....
I have a confession.
To everyone participating in this year's
: You should all have received the email with the name and address of the person that you will send a gift to. If you haven't, please let me know ASAP!… Season's Eatings Continue reading.....
If you're interested in participating this year please leave a comment (or a tweet) by Thursday, the 18th of November. I'd like to get the first round of emails (collecting / verifying addresses) out next weekend.
It’s that time of year again…. The holidays are creeping ever closer
Should we do it again?
It’s a world-wide holiday gift exchange.
If you would like to join the fun, leave a comment. I’ll collect real names and addresses later, by e-mail.
It's cold here.
We're not nearly as cold as last year, living in Vlad's house….
But this house, old and in need of much, as of now unfinished work, has it's own endearing traits.
We have 2 rooms and the hall finished. The 2 unfinished …