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Where the Hell Has the Nubbly Bit of the Bacon Gone?

Where the Hell Has the Nubbly Bit of the Bacon Gone?

  After arriving in Chicago around 1990 fresh off the boat from London, I was dumbfounded about one particular food mystery: The case of the mis...
Put More Money in the Telly!

Put More Money in the Telly!

The dreaded yearly summer visit to my grandparents’ house in Ashington, Northumberland UK (coal mining country) was something I loathed and hated ...
Fish And Chips, It's a Serious Business

Fish And Chips, It's a Serious Business

We all know that our native countries have there own special dishes, foods that mean more to us than just the taste. They can ev...
Who said the Brit's Can't Cook?

Who said the Brit's Can't Cook?

Transplanted from the North of England to the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area, (which just happen's to be a veritable hot bed of some of the world...
Mile High Shepherd's Pie

Mile High Shepherd's Pie

Northern England circa 1970s. - Back when money was very tight, which in reality was all the time, my amazing mam would try and stretch the hous...
Off To The Island of Macadamia

Off To The Island of Macadamia