No recipe today.
Sometimes we eat food that really isn't worthy of a post.
Sometimes we eat food that a lot of people wouldn't.
In the first category is sausages and sauerkraut, or choucroute garni.
We get excellent kraut here, at the deli counter. When … Continue reading.....
The puppies have a wild hair up their asses…..
But more about that later.
First, the food.
You know how certain foods are just meant for each other?
Red beans and rice, burgers and fries, fish and chips, turkey and dressing to name a few.… Continue reading.....
First the pig:
This is the ham that Núria (of Spanish Recipes) brought for me.
It was the best ham I've had since the last time I was in Spain.
This was the good stuff.
Lesser hams are cut neatly, in nice, pretty slices. … Continue reading.....
This is their brother, Ghenghis.
Ghenghis is a big boy.
Bonnie thinks he's a bit of a bully.
While the other dogs recognised the girls as being members of the family, they apparently thought they needed some lessons in proper manners.
On our first walk … Continue reading.....
We're off, doggies and humans, to visit our friend in Spain.
That's his house.
There is no internet access in the village – they have radio phones. There are no cables up that high.
Even my mobile doesn't work.
I will be cut off from … Continue reading.....
They're big girls now – full-fledged dogs, er, bitches.
Well, not Bonnie.
Bonnie is the devil.
This used to be a bed of iris.
There were 4 different colors.
They were all beautiful.
They were just getting ready to bloom.
First, Bonnie ate … Continue reading.....
They are no longer puppies.
They have graduated to full-fledged dogs.
Their behavior has not changed one bit.
I had such (albeit foolish) hopes that they would, somehow, magically, become calm and obedient when they turned one.
In honor of their birthday they got … Continue reading.....
For 3 more days.
Maybe I’ll have a chance to clean them up and take some birthday photos.
And they’re desperately in … Continue reading.....
There will be a brief interruption to regularly scheduled posting.
There comes a time in everyone's life when one must bid a loved one 'Farewell and Godspeed.'
I'm going back to the US tomorrow.
I knew this trip would be made soon; I just wasn't … Continue reading.....