A French Kitchen is Full of Shortcuts

Recently, I relocated from London to Paris with my family. The old chestnut, ‘tired of London, tired of life,’ could not have been truer. I was tired. Really tired. F*cking exhausted. After 2 years in the world of Covid, taking Zoom calls from my bedroom dresser-turned-desk, spending more time with my dear husband than either of us hadContinue reading “A French Kitchen is Full of Shortcuts”

Ranking the Cultural Foods I Grew Up With

Last weekend, I found myself stood in the Polish section of the supermarket, scanning the pierogi, kefir, pickles, until…SCORE! My eyes settled on naleśniki (or as I called them, ‘blintzes’) which I quickly snatched up to take home. As I made them (OK, heated them up) back home, it got me thinking about all theContinue reading “Ranking the Cultural Foods I Grew Up With”