Tag Archives: food

quiero tacos

I think the thing I am looking forward to the most when I get back to Portland (aside from friends and family) is Mexican food. It’s virtually nonexistent here and what you do find is very expensive and inauthentic. In … Continue reading

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busy bee

Today I had cream tea. For the first time. I’ve been here 8 months, what have I been doing with myself???

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Lagging

Oh I am falling woefully behind. Today I realized that I am leaving the UK in 8 days, and there is so much stuff to get done beforehand. Lots of places to see and go that I haven’t done yet, … Continue reading

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More food

I hate cauliflower. Or at least, I did hate it. But I recently discovered that like its friend the red bell pepper, it tastes great when it’s nearly burned. Let me explain. I kept seeing variations of a certain recipe … Continue reading

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Someone needs a dictionary

Far be it for me to bitch (ha ha) but stuff like this just blows my mind. Today I was poking around looking for ideas for dinner tonight and I came across a site which had an amusing name so … Continue reading

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The meat

This afternoon I realized I never actually said how one would go about cooking a huge hunk of pig to make carnitas or pulled pork. I gave you half a delicious recipe and left you hanging! It goes something like … Continue reading

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Abandon all hope, ye who enter here

…because once you see this dinner you will have no choice but to run out and make it NOW! When our flatmates go out for the day, Ben and I have taken to cooking large hunks of meat because no … Continue reading

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dinner

I have gotten seriously bored of the usual things I cook, so I’ve been trolling through my recipes bookmarks, looking for something new and exciting. I think I might be getting a bit too snobby though, because lately all the … Continue reading

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The chicken…

stirfry was delicious.

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A little grim, but I’m still going to eat it

Whole chickens are on sale again, which I love, because I can buy a couple and break them down into individual meal portions and stash them in the freezer for much less than it would cost to buy them already … Continue reading

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