Remember, remember, the fifth of November … and the best night of 2015. Continue reading “NOVEMBER FIFTH”
WARNING: The over consumption of whisky may cause you to think you’re funny. (Proposed Health Canada warning label.) Continue reading “THREE WHISKIES WALK INTO A BAR”
How to avoid breaking the law on Christmas Day. Continue reading “HAVE A QUIET CHRISTMAS”
Colombia’s sea-side resort of Cartagena used to be one of the wealthiest cities in South America when it served as a transfer point for precious metals and stones bound for Spain. And despite the passage of time, the city’s old quarter still looks as beautiful as it did some 500 years ago.
Our Vancouver Island odyssey terminates at Tofino. Continue reading “SUNNY DAYS AND FOGGY DAYS”
DIARY: Market to Table: The Cookbook is a new section for recipes, still serving a Gentleman’s Portion.
RECIPE: A savoury French veggie casserole, ratatouille. Continue reading “FRENCH VEGGIE CASSEROLE”
Recipes: Cumberland fish pie, chicken and leek pie and cottage pie.
Diary: Imagining a man cold, but a thousand times worse.
From water to wine along the beautiful canals of the French Burgundian countryside. Continue reading “BARGING THROUGH BURGUNDY”
I’m off to meet a doc who says he has the secret of aging mastered. Continue reading “MANAGING YOUR AGE”