Each time Shrove Tuesday comes around, I stuff my face with pancakes wondering why I don’t make them more often. They are so easy and versatile – this year’s combinations ranged from cheese, ham & mushroom to salted caramel & banana…via traditional lemon & sugar and the odd Nutella. 254 more words
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Question of the day: If an octopus and a squid have a baby. Is it an octiquid, or a squactopus? Better question of the day: Which is more fun to say???
Squid ink is a curious substance. Used by the squid primarily as a “smoke screen” to escape from predators, it’s dense blackness lends a dramatic colour and subtle flavour of the sea to traditional recipes of Spain and Italy where it is added to both rice dishes and pasta dough. 465 more words
I’m unapologetic about my catchphrase, if you can call it that. “I like it how I like it” seems to slip out of my mouth with relative ease and increasing frequency. 249 more words
In the words of Family Guy, “damn nature, you scary!”
But also really fucking cool.
Because you know vampires, those cruxes of mythology and interest that we all wish were real (though not in the Twilight way – if you say the word “sparkle” to me in any other context than a flamboyantly gay Parasole Protectorate Lord Akeldama kind of reference, then I will… I don’t know, mentally punch you in the throat or something. 679 more words