Food Mood

Curry Powder (72/365)

March 13, 2015 – I just love Indian curry. I love to colour, the taste, the odour…. it just exudes warmth.

Indian food certainly wasn’t something I grew up with. My sole exposure to curry powder […]

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The Politics of Dinner (10/365)

January 10, 2015 – Atlantic salmon has become vilified in many circles because it is farmed. So many people take a position that Atlantic salmon is somehow a terrible meat product.

It’s not.

That position, in most […]

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52-52-2014: Mom and the Christmas Pudding

December 25, 2014 – Mom seems to stick around at Christmas…like an old Christmas Pudding….
Mom came to stay with us for Christmas in 2011, and out of her old brown suitcase, which was held together with an old belt so that … in her words…” she wouldn’t arrive to find her underwear strewn around the inside of the luggage compartment of the bus…” she pulled a semi-circular object wrapped in cheesecloth and cling film inside two zip-lok baggies. When we looked at it suspiciously, she announced that it was Christmas pudding! […]

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35-52-2014: Taste Summer

August 31, 2014 – I don’t know why, but when September is looming only hours away, I always start to think of the season as fall, even though there are still three weeks of summer […]

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25-52-2014 – Summer is Officially Here!

June 22, 2014 – The best thing about summer is the fresh bounty that can be found at the local fruit-stands.

I spent every summer of my youth on my grandparents farm and orchard and while […]

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