A bit of a mess granola bars

Posted in food, gardening

Ok, so things in our little garden plot are a bit of a mess. Despite having a plan all drawn out, despite starting seeds early indoors, and despite all our best intentions and efforts, nothing seems to be planted where we’d planned, our early starts were devoured by slugs, we still don’t have all the …

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Plum Tart With Guss

Posted in food

Utter the words “apple pie” and what comes to my mind (shortly followed by pools of saliva) is the classic ooey-gooey warm mess of cinnamon sweetness sandwiched between two crispy golden flaky crusts. Imagine then, my surprise and confusion when I was presented with an apple “pie” in Switzerland for the first time. For one, the Swiss don’t …

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