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24 November 1915

Extract from the war diary of John Moore, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Sent from Trenches for Rations, along with 6 other men could not go through Communication trench full of water & mud so had to go in the open. 27 more words

Horlicks 24 Hour Ration Tin

I always enjoy rummaging in boxes at the second hand market in the hope of a bargain. As can be expected most of the time I draw a blank, but every so often something nice turns up, as was the case last Tuesday when I found a Horlicks 24 hour ration tin for £1 in a large box of old tins: 313 more words


Perfect Gnocchi (Just like in Italy)

When I was living in Rome in college I ate gnocchi from my favorite family restaurant practically everyday. When I returned home I tried to recreate it, but it just seemed to turn into a pile of mush. 589 more words


Life on rations

Today 6RKJ have been cooking a vegetable stew based on a WW2 recipe, most of the ingredients were foods that could be grown in a garden so would have helped save rations. 68 more words


Making Sure Your Manners Translate

A few years ago, I traveled to Jordan. In Aqaba, I met a very nice man who offered to show me and my friend around. After a lovely day on a boat on the Red Sea he asked if we wanted to come to his house for dinner, but cautioned that it was customary for guests to eat from the head of the camel at the meal. 79 more words


A Delicious Week in New York

This past week Dream and I headed up to New York so I could attend the Social Good Summit. We got there super early because the Pope visit was making it impossible to travel from Philly to New York, and promptly spent five days eating….typical. 477 more words


Laser Cut Nori: The Most Beautiful Sushi You'll Ever See

I guess this was big news like four years ago and I totally missed the boat. I’m sort of banking on the fact that you did too, because this is amazing! 61 more words