When I was 3 years old I fell out of my mum’s moving car. Luckily she wasn’t going very fast, turning the corner into our street, and I was wearing a thick parka that protected me. This was the mid-’70s and there were no child locks on car doors, no children’s car seats, and seatbelts […]
Shh!….Don’t tell my husband….I’m in love. The object of my affections has opened my world to a whole new range of possibilities. I’ve been experimenting with things I never would have tried before. My repertoire has expanded greatly.
I am an avid collector of cookbooks. I’ve inherited this illness from my mother. I can’t walk past a book sale without picking up a cookbook or two. In this age of food porn, photography is everything, however my favourite books are without doubt those tomes of text only, with perhaps a few hand drawn […]
Sunday is a great day to enjoy lunch with family and friends. Usually there are no pressing commitments to get in the way of spending time with the people we love. I particularly enjoy eating out for Sunday lunch, perhaps going to Yum Cha in a bustling Chinese restaurant or sharing gozleme from a local […]
Eggs in Tomato Uova con Pomodoro This is my first post so what more fitting topic to start with than breakfast. And nothing says ‘new beginnings’ quite like an egg. Here I’ll showcase a dish that often makes an appearance at my family’s Italian table, where eggs are ‘poached’ in a quick fresh tomato sauce. […]