Category: Special occasions

Shakespeare Feast: As you Like It

Hooray!  We finally returned to the land of Shakespeare!  And what a fine, strange, land it is! As You Like It is definitely one of Shakespeare’s sillier comedies, which I attribute to the fact that he was doing his level…

Recipe: Fruit Mince Filo Cigars

Last weekend, I was invited to a Yule celebration at the home of one of my friends from work.  It was an amazingly fun evening (I think I could become addicted to the werewolf card game, even though I’m fairly…

Quick Gloaty Post

So, if you have seven people around at your house on New Year’s Eve, you need seven desserts, right? Of course you do.  For the curious, the desserts were champagne and raspberry jelly, vegetarian panna cotta, vegan coconut, lemon and…

2013 in Review

Peer group pressure is a terrible thing!  Here I am reviewing 2013, and I don’t really know what to say about it, because it really was a very mixed year on many levels.  (Sometimes, it’s just best to stick to…