This is the time of year I start breaking my self-imposed ban on not buying greens.
The sun comes out, the air finally starts to warm up and I want salad.
I still try to stay with what is in season, like spinach (great spring crop but it’s been scarce this year) and lamb’s lettuce, aka: mâche.
Mon mari doesn’t … Continue reading.....
I figured out why I've been in 'cooking limbo' lately.
It's this silly 'regime' (diet) I've subjected myself to.
Remember last year when I discovered that, while I was 'perfectly in the middle of my weight range' by U.S. standards, in France I was fat!
In order to be 'perfectly in the middle of my weight range' by French … Continue reading.....
“The best laid schemes o’ Mice an’ Men, gang
aft agley” (Burns).
And don’t I know it!
It started out simply enough….
Mon mari wanted to go to Bordeaux on Monday to get bathroom fixtures.
Sunday morning he decided to wait a week.
I found myself with a free, rainy day.
Couldn’t work in the garden; I’d already cleaned … Continue reading.....