As in all my travel posts, I concentrate on places I’ve actually been to, thus reflecting our particular interests and opportunities. There’s no attempt to be comprehensive – that’s for wikis. Instead, I provide a more intimate and personal guide to my international travels. For me, a major and essential part of travel is discovering or revisiting markets, foods & recipes of each country. Overall, my style experiments with fusion of multiple cultures.
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- You can never have enough chicken recipes. Here are some quick and easy recipes using orange juice.
Other Asian recipes
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Tips & Tricks
- Why learn to cook?
- How to Cook Vegetables on the Grill
Grilling is an easy, quick and tasty way to cook vegetables. Some are obvious, others less so. Experiment! The times given are what I’ve found works best for my grill. Once grilled, you…
- Air Fryer experiments from French fries and chicken to squid
- Storing your excess vegetable harvest without canning…
Growing your own vegetables is fun, tasty, aerobic exercise and green. But nature doesn’t play by the same rules humans do in preparing a daily menu. So, most of us face an overabundance of produce at various times….
- Microwave Your Vegetables to Preserve Flavor and Nutrients Anything that can be steamed, blanched or boiled, can be prepared faster and probably better in a microwave is an easy, quick and tasty way to cook vegetables.
The belly’s complaint
MENENIUS Note me this, good friend;
Your most grave belly was deliberate,
Not rash like his accusers, and thus answer’d:
‘True is it, my incorporate friends,’ quoth he,
‘That I receive the general food at first,
Which you do live upon; and fit it is,
Because I am the store-house and the shop
Of the whole body: but, if you do remember,
I send it through the rivers of your blood,
Even to the court, the heart, to the seat o’ the brain;
And, through the cranks and offices of man,
The strongest nerves and small inferior veins
From me receive that natural competency
Whereby they live: and though that all at once,
You, my good friends,’–this says the belly, mark me,–
‘Though all at once cannot
See what I do deliver out to each,
Yet I can make my audit up, that all
From me do back receive the flour of all,
And leave me but the bran.’ What say you to’t?
Shakespeare — Coriolanus Act I scene i