Category: Food

Ponderings about what we eat, what is food, how we look at eating as a form of sustenance. And recipes. And ideas.

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Autumn Time – Elderberry Time

Elderberry Time As I walked through both cityscape and parks, I saw many, many elderberry bushes full of fruit. I started to take a basket on my wanderings and picked many, always ensuring to...


Sauerkraut and Other Fermented Foods

Sauerkraut The lady wrinkles her nose. “I can’t stand sauerkraut,” she says. I nod, hoping to look somewhat empathic. Too many people have waxed rhapsodic about their dislike of sauerkraut whenever the subject of...


Health-Enhancing Foods: Mushrooms

Nature at her Best For many people, mushrooms are a love or hate relationship; hardly anyone I’ve met is completely indifferent to them. Some abhor the texture, some don’t like the colour, some find...


Of Sunsets and Waterfalls

Yesterday was one of those rare days with genuine summery weather here in the North of England. Somehow just basking in the heat during the day would have ended the day too abruptly, so...