Tag Archives: Food

Takeaway Chinese: Delicious: Lens-Artists Challenge 41

On a recent trip to China we found the food to be a little disappointing. I am quite convinced that there was wonderful food to be had but it was a cheap trip, assumed we wanted food like Starbucks, Macdonalds … Continue reading

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Food in Egypt: Travel Thoughts 4

As we drove past the piles of rubbish on the way to lunch our guide warned us about eating Egyptian food – putting the disclaimer that anywhere he took us was quite safe to eat everything but we should avoid … Continue reading

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Texture from Ricks: Tuesdays of Texture

Rick’s Artisan Pies and Sour Dough is a new store in town. One of the girls from Jaspers (which has changed hands) now works there and obviously we had to go and see what her new work conditions were like. … Continue reading

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Food textures: Tuesdays of Texture

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Comfort Food: 99 Word Flash Fiction

“Mum, cook something different? Soup and casseroles are so passé.” “Because it isn’t what is needed.” “I’m sure they’d prefer some tappas. Some fried green spanish olives and perhaps beetroot, fetta and sweet potato empanadas with chimichurri.” “No. Pumpkin soup … Continue reading

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Weekend Coffee Share: 30th January 2016

Hi. Come on in. Today all that is on offer is cold drinks, unless you come very early in the morning when I’ll offer you a coffee. It is hot, dripping hot. BILL and SILS are melting. I think they … Continue reading

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City to Stomach Vibrance: Weekly Photo Challenge

From buildings with the colours of the rainbow to seating an otherwise drab city is made vibrant. Where most are in winter black, a woman in orange with her dog in clashing red combine with the vibrant green of the … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: What tastes good or bad to you

Back in the days when I fended for myself my food did not have the same appeal as it has done since my husband has taken over the cooking. Did it taste bad. Maybe now I would say yes although … Continue reading

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Cee’s Odd Ball Challenge:

Finally we had the dinner Roger should have had on his birthday. The meal at Pitchfork Perigian Beach was nothing but superb. I have requested of Roger that he replicate the entree and the dessert for us to add to … Continue reading

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The Kitchen

Kitchens and I just don’t mix. I hate cooking. I hate touching food. I love eating food. I think that I probably picked this up from my mother who saw cooking as a chore. Coming home tired after a hard … Continue reading

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