Pickle Potato Salad

Whew! I’m pretty busy at the moment. We are going on vacation in a few days and I also now have a fair amount of consulting work and I have to put the last finishing touches (connectors to the drain system) on the gutters and add a seat belt to our camper van....

Hourly Updates

(but not from me!) The inventively named and executed Food Porn Watch has added Tomatilla! to its list of watched sites. They hourly scan through a whole slew of good food writing sites and update a list of who has updated and when. It is a good way of tracking a...

IMBB Number 5: Fish Edition

Wow, these events are coming thick and fast! It seems like just a few days ago that it was rice we were covering. Now this time around it is fish – and I am caught unprepared (ie I didn’t go scouting around for a lovely piece of fresh fish worthy of this...

Cheapskate cuisine

I’m a skinflint at heart: a cheeseparer (in every sense!), a cheapskate, a tightwad. I like coming in under budget – in everything. It’s one reason I like places like Trader Joe’s where you can get relatively high quality, high-end foodstuffs...

Business Networking

Now that I am actively looking for work again, I have been exploring all kinds of avenues to find the kind of job I want (in charge of editorial/content at a moderate to large company – particularly their website). I have been looking at business networking...