Snacks Tonight #56

February 4, 2023


An almost flour-less and very rich chocolate cake.

Image: Bacon

January 23, 2023

Snacks Tonight #55

January 6, 2023

The Everloving’s glorious blueberry muffins!

Dinner Tonight #80

January 1, 2023


Tonight, I made a bacon and cheeseburger Wellington. It turned out pretty well — a new dish for a New Year.

Snacks Tonight #54

November 29, 2022


Really simple and quick apple and marmalade tarts to help pass the time as the snow slowly deepens here. Nothing spectacular to look at, but delightfully tasty.

Dinner Tonight #79

November 21, 2022

A chicken scallopini with mushroom and pea cream pasta sauce.

Snacks Tonight #53

November 17, 2022

Baked a bunch of butter tarts. Sweet but delicious!

Amsterdam and Burgers

October 12, 2022


Tonight, the Everloving and I had our first date night since the plague began, and we went to the movies. We saw Amsterdam.

David Russell’s movie is brilliant, anarchic at times, beautifully written and crafted, and superbly cast down to the smallest bit parts. I will definitely watch it again sometime.

After the movies we had really good burgers at Earls next to the theatre.

A fine night out!

Image: Peach Ice Cream

August 7, 2022

Image: Carbonara

July 3, 2022

Dinner Tonight #78

June 29, 2022


This — New Orleans style barbecue shrimp — may not look very exciting, but it was really tasty! Served with rice and a cucumber/strawberry salad.

Snacks Tonight #52

June 12, 2022

A gorgeous rhubarb and strawberry galette, made by the Everloving.

Snacks Tonight #51

May 28, 2022

Had some apples that were getting old, so I made a simple baked cake.

Snacks Tonight #50

May 14, 2022

Tiramisu for the weekend!

Image: Gai Lan Emergent

April 11, 2022

Dinner Tonight #77

April 5, 2022

Pork chops with brandied cherries (actually I ran out of brandy so used rum).

Image: Paella

March 29, 2022

Snacks Tonight #49

March 23, 2022


I’m not sure what call these — apple slices? — but they were so easy to make that I got it done before 8 this morning.

Dinner Tonight #76

March 16, 2022


Chicken caramel by Chef John.

Dinner Tonight #75

March 10, 2022

Linguine alla puttanesca; one of my absolute favourites.