Week two of the flu has been in turns frustrating and depressing. Sitting up is no longer problematic, at least, so I am working through a backlog of photographs that need to be post-processed. This is one from last November, taken at Edinburgh Zoo’s Brilliant … Continue reading Not dead yet.
We spied Gehry’s golden fish, or El Peix, on our stroll along the beach today. Lunch on the Med. http://t.co/S8I70faDK0 — Halsted M. Bernard (@cygnoir) February 26, 2013
I wanted to share one of the many delightful things we have seen so far. This is one of the wild parrots (parakeets?) of Park Güell. My dSLR skills are quite rusty, but after post-processing this shot I’m getting excited about taking proper photos again.
I sure do love the ease of one-pan Sunday dinners. This one is a favourite of FunkyPlaid’s: mini turkey meatloaf and maple green beans. This clever gluten-free recipe from Whole Foods uses grated sweet potato as the meatloaf binder instead of breadcrumbs. Check your barbecue … Continue reading One-pan Sunday dinner.
Tonight I attempted an old recipe with a new fish, and it didn’t go well. Haddock is so “fish-and-chips” fish that no amount of leeks, dill, lemon, asparagus, or white wine could dress it up. I decided to make up for the dinner fail with … Continue reading Dinner fail, dessert win.
My second 5K race is tomorrow. I am not as rested or as prepared as I’d like to be, but I’ll give it a go anyway. The forecast for tomorrow morning is clear and 10º C, so I am not at all concerned about the … Continue reading Vegan pre-race dinner.
That’s no moon. It’s a delicious space station! View the set of retrogoth’s gingerbreaded architectural feat on Flickr.