Tag: England

Basics & Tips

Sometimes There’s A Friend

Sometimes we all gripe about Facebook gremlins or having to un-friend someone for some reason or the other.  Of course, there can be situations that arise where we are left unfortunate and unwelcome comments. But we also have a platform at our fingertips that enables us to connect with people all over the world to discuss stuff we like, things […]

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DEM BONES

It’s the trendy thing these days that’s good for you and I’m not talking kale! It’s… the envelope please “Bone Broth”…that’s right, it all begins with bones roasted then simmered with water, veggies and a bit of apple cider vinegar, for hours and hours. The Wild Game Co. pop-up in London has bone broth on […]

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To Meat Or Not To Meat?

Ever since Elizabeth Minchelli posted a photo on Facebook taken one night while having dinner at St. John, of what the table next to theirs had ordered; a whole roasted suckling pig and the comments the photo engendered, I wanted to make a response. We are not vegetarians. We eat a lot of vegetarian meals. We love just about […]

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Cock-A-Doodle-Do

Once upon a time there was a very happy cook, me! Nowadays, not so much. I blame the poultry police! Who doesn’t love a really good roast chicken or turkey? The problem re-emerged when were in England not long ago and were reminded of what we think of as proper, really good poultry. There is something so […]