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She sat across from me,

methodically grabbing a handful of small, silver bodies,

sorting them out one by one.

Crinkling sounds

as she tore off each head… 119 more words


Polpette with lemon, sage and anchovies

This Polpette with lemon, sage and anchovies is a deliciously comforting dish for a chilly Autumn or Winter night. Polpette is simply Italian for meatballs. I like to cook this dish low and slowly. 342 more words


Mum's Cooking : Sambal ikan bilis, stir-fry asparagus + mushroom, fish, soup

– Sambal ikan bilis (anchovies)
– Stir-fry asparagus and mushroom
– Fried eggs
– Fried fishes
– Old cucumber soup

Chinese Food

herbs, herbs, herbs

Lately, most of my weekends have been spent planning for our new home and of course the first outdoors project that I’m super keen to tackle is the herb garden. 188 more words


Pizza and a Movie: Far from the Madding Crowd

For my first Pizza and a Movie blogpost, here’s what we had at Corner Pizza, and here’s the movie we saw last Friday night (click on the tab above, for more info, and the archive list): 357 more words


Italian Roasted Peppers

Herblay, France Hi all, When we got home from London last night there wasn’t much in the fridge. I figured we’d have some kind of pasta and pesto (yes, out of a jar) but was looking around for something to make as a first course. 251 more words


NOODLES: Linguine with lemon balm pesto and zucchine

Lemon balm. Mint. Oregano! “AGH,” the gardener cries.

These herbs, although delicious, tend to take over gardens, and come back every spring no matter how much you try to weed them out. 695 more words