The alternate title option for this post was “Snails with Guns”, an homage to “Cows with Guns“, but I wasn’t sure I was up to searching the net for the … Continue reading Run, Mollusk, Run! (a.k.a., the Great Snail Rescue of ’11)
Or arroz integral… 🙂 Brown rice has been a favorite of mine since childhood. It’s a bit chewy; it has a great, subtle nutty flavor; it smells a bit like … Continue reading An ode to brown rice…
Language is fun. My Man made caldeirada de peixe last night– essentially a clusterf%ck of fish, veggies, and potatoes. I suppose some might call it a stew. I go with … Continue reading It’s a freakin’ caldeirada over here! (Slang and a Portuguese Fish Stew recipe)
It’s different for all of us, I know. Some people work well under pressure. Some work for joy. Some, like my Wifey, work for pastéis.
She is, at this moment, calculating the number of pastéis she will be able to buy with her next translation paycheck.
You’ve got to respect a girl’s true love of custard.