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NFL: Be Way Better Than This

As a Philadelphia Eagles fan, I know very well what it feels like to be disappointed by the NFL. And though I am looking forward to this season and seeing what the boys in green can do, I am more disappointed with the National Football League’s off-field policies this week. 285 more words

How I Learned To Cook Nice Rice

“What a mess.”

It was my first day¬†working for a very wealthy, very exacting client. I’d lifted the lid on my planned side dish — long-grain white rice bathed in tomatoes and spices — and gasped. 646 more words


Two Ducks

For today’s dinner I made duck breast in two different forms; one on a salad with yellow peppers and pineapple and one on rice with fresh chilies from my “herb window garden” and fried pineapple.


Spicy Morrocan Chicken

For 2 – 3 persons


  • 2 and 1/2 pounds chicken
  • 1 large onion
  • 1 tbsp garlic
  • 1 tbsp ginger
  • 1 tbsp ground cumin
  • 1 tbsp ground coriander…
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mango and chili chicken and a saladfest

I shall endeavour to restart blogging properly when it’s not quite so oppressive and I have something of note to blog about.

I mustn’t complain, we don’t get gorgeous weather like this often, but it really has been too hot to bother cooking and I’ve had even less motivation to blog, but I thought I’d make the effort.

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Miracolo di risotto

I easily get excited either with top notch new ingredients or new kitchen gadgets. So imagine when I get both on the same day! I had to try them straight away. 875 more words