Sticky Balsamic Chicken with Roasted Vegetables

So the beginning of this year saw the end of a two year relationship. And such is life. I never imagined at the time though that one of the greatest challenges this year would be dinner for one. Who knew that I would be so inherently lazy when it came to cooking solely for myself! […]

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The Gift of Childhood: A Love Story

So a little late for Wednesday Appreciation Day, but yet again, pesky deadlines and paying work. Urgh. Such is life. And I guess that is kind of the point of this post. There are some things that become unavoidable when we grow up. There is work to be done, and the bills sure don’t pay […]

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The Life of an Anarchist Baker

So I like films. Like a lot. And sure, I can wax lyrical with Tarantino fans. And sure, I can sip away on bubbles with a bowl of cherries and spend lazy Sunday afternoons with a little foreign film, so don’t even get me started on Volver.  But I just don’t have it in me […]

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The Gift of Reading Aloud: A Love Story

So this one is a little late for Wednesday Appreciation Day… To be honest, I had some deadlines to get out the way when Wednesday rocked up on my door… Pesky paying work!! Then Thursday, my grandmother had visitors so off my grandfather and I went to the home of a Welsh widower I’d met […]

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