Chili con Carne is a favorite dish among the British, both here and ‘back home’.
I asked someone once why they always specified ‘with meat’ (con carne) and he told me that sometimes it’s just made with beans, so the ‘con carne’ lets the diners know that meat had been added.
It always has beans.
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What is going on in the world lately?
First, a bunch of English people vote to leave the European Union on Thursday, then on Friday they try to figure out what they’d actually done.
Second, the mice are, apparently, confused about what season it is.
Maybe they’re English mice….
Okay…. that last bit wasn’t nice but I’ve put up with … Continue reading.....
I’ve been sitting, staring at my monitor, resisting the urge to play Spider, for the last 20 minutes.
The words have all left.
They do that sometimes.
Maybe it’s the grey day.
Maybe it’s the after Christmas let-down
Maybe it’s the thought of 2 more months of grey, wet days, muddy paws, and hauling firewood.
In the days leading up … Continue reading.....