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Squishy Red Thing Soup

See those little red things? We’re going to make soup out of them. Not the green things, or the yellow things… though they make perfectly good soup as well. No, … Continue reading

June 5, 2013 · 14 Comments

Sweat-Sock Soap Soup! Okay, Not Really.

Cilantro, otherwise known as fresh coriander, is one of those foods that you either love, or detest. For many of us, it’s got a bright flavour that compliments all manner … Continue reading

May 15, 2013 · 4 Comments

Something to Do with the Herb that Does Everything

I am a card-carrying dill freak. Dill is truly one of my favourite herbs. As long as you don’t put it on plain boiled potatoes – which will bring back … Continue reading

May 14, 2013 · 7 Comments

Eat Food, Not Products: Soup Stock

I often have bought broth, or soup stock, in 1-litre tetra packs from the grocery store. They cost $3.00 or $4.00 each, and they have Stuff in them. Stuff like … Continue reading

April 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

Barley, the Vampire Grain

It comes… to suck your blood! Okay, not your blood – though it’s better for your blood sugar than wheat is. If you can tolerate grains, barley isn’t a bad … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · 23 Comments

We Also Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Cans!

You want vegetable soup? You want near-instantaneous vegetable soup? Get your hands off that can opener. You don’t need no stinkin’ cans. I have no idea where the recipe for … Continue reading

March 28, 2013 · 14 Comments

Part Two: Screaming Freak Soup

You’ve roasted and enjoyed a guinea fowl… but wait, there’s more! Don’t throw the carcass away. The best is yet to come, because the Screaming Freak of the Barnyard makes … Continue reading

March 21, 2013 · 5 Comments

Sneezing with the Stinking Rose

I’m not actually sneezing, it’s true. But I am certainly fighting a cold, and I didn’t want to use words like “snarfling” or “mucous” in the title. Years ago I … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dig Yourself Out; Then Dig In

Behold, my neighbourhood. Okay, not really… but it sure felt like this when I was shovelling out my driveway today. (The double-L in “shovelling” is not a spelling mistake; I’m … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

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