Tag Archives: love
Valentines Gifts for people who love love, and love food.
These truffles are everything. Pink. Chocolate. Heart-shaped box. Boom. Hearts not your thing? How about Penguins? Terribly romantic when you think about it, mating for life. Until you eat them. 1940â€™s champagne saucers: the essence of glamor. And a bottle … Continue reading
Jon and I have been ships that pass in the night recently. Me to London, him to Rio. When I got back to our apartment, tired and cranky, I discovered that heâ€™d put milk in the fridge for me, a … Continue reading
This Dinner Will Get You Laid – roast chicken with 40 cloves of garlic – and a side order of wisdom
â€œJust older, not wiser,â€ was Alanâ€™s take on turning 40, as we sat down to â€“ what else â€“ chicken with 40 cloves of garlic and a bottle of champagne.
Provencal tomato pasta – a celebration of hope and/or partial nudity
NYC is a city of contrasts. This week, for example my very brave friend Jess made something of a public declaration of hope on her blog. Not entirely out of the blue, you understand, but because she has met a … Continue reading
Madeira Cake. For my Grandpa.
The Wednesday Tipple – Lillet Rose, and the cautionary tale of the lucky shag
A friend of mine has been experimenting with internet dating. â€œItâ€™s not crazy town like it used to be. 1 in 5 marriages start online. It says so on the adverts. I know those things have small print, and itâ€™s … Continue reading
10 Valentines Breakfast in Bed Ideas
Yes itâ€™s on a Monday. No, it might not be the most relaxed breakfast in bed of all time, but itâ€™s worth taking the time to make an impression with these low effort Valentines breakfast ideas.