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Countdown Snapshots

It’s supposed to be spring, right? Sure doesn’t feel like it.

I’ve been trying to cope with all the wintry weather we’ve been having. This has been the worst winter I’ve experienced in the past 25 years. 170 more words

Food Photography

Creamy Sausage, Mushroom and Black Truffle Orecchiette

We have started a trend of never going out to eat.  We used to go out for almost every meal on the weekends but it left us feeling stuffed, tired and over indulged.   398 more words

Recipes And Food

SUPER Simple Truffle Popcorn (Or A Party-Planning Life Hack)

OK, this has to be a quick post because I’m in the middle of a three-day meditative fast during which I am attacking my screenplay revisions without any comforting distractions. 270 more words


Truffle Hunting 101- Guide to Finding the Ultimate Culinary Treasure

Truffles are difficult to find and for this reason they are very expensive. These culinary treasures grow underground and finding them requires careful research and the nose of a well-trained truffle hunter. 301 more words



The quaint town of Alba is located in northern Italy in the Piedmont region. Every November the city becomes alive with tourists all coming for one reason and one reason only… 225 more words


Truffles, Foie Gras and a Week of Decadence in Provence

I am taking a break this winter from the cheese world as I shift my energies from one project to others. I am heading back to my home in Avignon for a whole two months (yippee!), on the Ile de la Barthélasse right beside the city. 726 more words

Just look

In my last post I mentioned that things are there to be seen if only you looked. My family and I are lucky enough to live on the Downs and if we walk for just a few minutes we are deep in the countryside surrounded by fields, woods and hedgerows. 497 more words

Birds Of Prey