Thursday, October 01, 2015

That look

I snapped this pic on our new 48-inch smart TV the other day whilst watching a World Rugby Cup match. It struck me later just how much HRH William looks like his mother. Striking.

Friday, September 18, 2015

Brad Bakes Bread!

  Homemade sourdough. Yum!

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Curried autumn ragout

So tasty and easy. A couple of tablespoons of vegetable oil, fry chopped red onion, then add veggies (the ones you see here), 5 teaspoons of curry powder, a can of coconut milk & some water and simmer until done.

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Tomato chutney

So every year in late summer when local field tomatoes are abundant, I make this recipe. It's from Gourmet Magazine, September 1977.  It's great on burgers, in sandwiches, or with fish, seafood, and meat! It goes great with just about everything in fact. Here's the recipe: Tomato Chutney

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Monday, August 03, 2015

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Saturday, July 11, 2015


Grilled scallops with homemade black olive tapenade & homemade curried potato salad.

Wednesday, July 08, 2015


Our second night in Italy was spent in Matera, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It's an amazing place. Even our hotel was dug out of the rock cliffs. Stassi.