Tag: bread

Portland

Portland

When I was a kid, I quickly learnt that storming off in a tantrum rarely seemed to help me.  Screaming, shouting and trying to embarrass the parents would get me precisely nowhere.  In fact, it would be counterproductive as I would then be subject to […]

La Buvette

La Buvette

Have you ever felt that you had a burning question that you just couldn’t wait to ask?  So much so that it was oh so terribly difficult to repress.  Almost as bad as those times when you were stuck in the back seat of a […]

Jamavar

Jamavar

In a change from my usual weekend plans, I had been booked for some bouldering later in the afternoon.  I was not familiar with that particular pasttime but was to soon find out that it involves people climbing, without ropes, on a variety of man […]

St John Bread and Wine

St John Bread and Wine

St John is known for starting the nose to tail eating revolution in the UK.  People over here somehow seem to think it is a revolutionary new way to eat.  Yet, I’m sure the peasants in the fields in Middle England could have told the […]

Helene Darroze

Helene Darroze

It seems that people are keeping tally of where I eat.  Nosy people that they are, I think I need to maybe consider moving to a larger yard. They remark with surprise (some of you are rather bad at acting) that I had not yet […]