Monthly Archives: November 2011
The Wednesday Tipple â€“ Spice-infused Appletinis with Grilled Cheddar, Walnut and Apple Sandwiches â€“ oh, and some nudity too.
When Jonâ€™s Dad came to visit us, heâ€™d look up at the buildings and sigh. He pretty much could not believe that people would want to work and live piled up on top of each other in boxes. He lives … Continue reading
The Monday Treat â€“ Baked Toffee Apples with Custard
Apple picking season may be over, and last weekendâ€™s freak Halloween snow pretty much ensured that it was, but apple-eating season is in full flow here in New York.
This Dinner Will Get You Laid â€“ Lancashire hotpot for Bonfire Night
Jon loves Bonfire Night. Thereâ€™s a tradition in his family of building fires taller than the house, that melt the guttering and cause the fire brigade to stop by to see if everythingâ€™s ok, and accept a plate of food … Continue reading
The Wednesday Tipple â€“ Bobbing for apples Hot Apple Punch, and Pumpkin Spice Popcorn for Bonfire Night
November the 5th is on the horizon. If youâ€™re not British youâ€™re probably thinking; sure, and November the 4th, in fact, and November the 6th for that matter too â€¦ and thatâ€™s because you have no historic foiled Catholic anti-monarchy … Continue reading
All Souls Day – Rosemary for Remembrance Cake
If Jon and I were still living in Poland, Halloween would have been something of an afterthought, but today, All Souls Day, would have been the real deal.