I like words.
I’ve done posts on words before….
Such as this pervasive usage that irritates me no end.
Or the havoc that a slightly mispronounced word can cause for the unknowing in a new language.
Today, I thought I would pass on some fun food names.
It all started when I decided to find out why Americans are determined … Continue reading.....
Endive, aka Belgian Endive, is a member of the chicory family, along with radicchio and escarole.
You probably know that, like most greens, it's chock-a-block with vitamins and minerals whilst being naturally low in calories.
What you may not know is it's good for more than being used as a scoop for other, high calorie food or being tossed in … Continue reading.....
Sedi, our little German Shepherd suffers from occasional (daily) incontinence.
Well, actually, she doesn't suffer in the least.
She could give a rat's ass if she pees all over the place.
I'm the one who suffers.
I'm the one who wipes up and mops the puddles if we (the royal 'we') forget to take her out on a regular basis.… Continue reading.....
Endive with Avocado
Have I been time-traveling?
Transported back to the 18th century?
I have chilblains….
You know, the ailment that the heroine, whilst posing as a dairy maid, gets in all those cheap romance novels.
Can you imagine?
Does that justify all my bitching and complaining about the lack of heat at Vlad’s house?
I’ll go to just about … Continue reading.....