Notting Hill Carnival

Carnival time is here! Despite living in London all my life I have never been to the Notting Hill Carnival. It has never occurred to me to go and if I am being honest it has always slightly scared me with the less than positive news reports. However this year one of my good friends…

Merienda

Merienda is a light meal usually taken in the afternoon or for brunch, it fills in the meal gap between lunch at noon and dinner, or between breakfast and lunch. It is a simple meal that often consists of a piece of fruit, cookies, yogurt, and other snacks paired with juice, hot chocolate, coffee, spirits,…

Gracias por tratame tan bien

More food… Three days in Granada and we were treated to some tasty lunches. No pictures, but I wanted to keep a record of some of the dishes so I could reproduce them when I return home Potato salad – potatoes, eggs, olive oil Watermelon salad – Watermelon, mint , feta cheese (very finely chopped)…