When a Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie…

When a Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie…

I've tried Pizza in New York...and Chicago...and Italy. My favourite is a really simple Italian pizza that I had in Sorrento...thin base, smothered in gooey melted mozzarella, topped with roasted baby tomatoes and generously garnished with fresh arugula. I've tried to recreate it at home but like many holiday meals it's not quite the same [...]

Keeping Busy and Making Time

Keeping Busy and Making Time

Ever heard the phrase "if you want something done ask a busy person"? I remember hearing that phrase when I was younger and not truly understanding what it meant. Recently my already busy second life has taken on a whole new level of busy and I'm loving every minute of it!!! I took some decisions [...]

Shine On Harvey Moon…shine

Shine On Harvey Moon…shine

During the 70's my parents followed the fashion of homebrewing. The airing cupboard was full of fermenting buckets and bottles and stuff that smelled frankly terrible. I remember thinking "they are really gonna drink this stuff at some point?????" The beer making didn't last long but the wine making went on for longer. We used [...]