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Cetara: fishing village on the Amalfi Coast

We were in the fishing village of Cetara at the eastern end of the Amalfi Coast.  We’d expected tourists by the busload but it was mid-week and they didn’t seem to be there. 874 more words



This is a great time of the year. Our grandchildren are out of school, and their parents are looking for a little relaxing time. That means we get to have them in Santa Fe for a few days. 406 more words


Top Ten Things I Learned from Watching The Food Network

I like to think I came upon my cooking skills from God-given talent, inspiration by family cooks, collecting and reading numerous cookbooks plus my avid interest in food.   977 more words


California Slide Bait

On the mainland, you can’t get any further in Southwest America than California. Every so often I make the four hour drive to Cali so I can visit with friends and family in Los Angeles and in Orange County. 800 more words


Do Anchovies Grow Up To Be Sardines?

Stand on the small town beach in L’Escala on the Costa Brava at dawn, close your eyes and try to visualise the scene a century ago. 783 more words


Artichoke, bacon and bella tomato pasta & Bagna càuda drizzle

This past Sunday was Father’s Day and in our house an occasion is really just a reason to eat ourselves into happy food comas.

Food is definitely one of those things that can make people instantly happy and luckily its quite easy to please my dad with a big bowl of pasta. 285 more words


Beetroot with Anchovies (serves 4)

Beetroot with Anchovies (serves 4)

Don’t dismiss this as you may actually like it! My mother said “How one earth did you come up with this one?!!” Usual reply – walking dog. 150 more words

Salad Dressings