Ma Cherie. Amour.

So you’re going clothes shopping with Mrs P, like you normally do. It’s one of her regular favourites on one of your favourite strips in Auckland: Ponsonby. Shopping is one of those parts of being a husband that is too often unappreciated. Pay attention, make appropriate comments, and you get a say in how good […]

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High Heel Gourmet’s Pad See Ew

Sorry, faithful readers, I’m still on a poor internet connection. It took me three goes to log in to WordPress today, and I’ll probably lose several paragraphs before this post is written. Nevertheless this Pad See Ew recipe from The High Heel Gourmet is too good to let any internet connection peccadillos stand in the way. Some might […]

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Mekong Baby – The Golden Child

There might be an official story behind the name Mekong Baby. It’s not made explicit on their website though. My version involves a newborn baby carried down the Mekong River in a bamboo basket. As the child passes through each territory, families who cannot take on another mouth to feed, still take the time to place […]

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Joshua’s Lemon and Lime Sorbet

Winter is in full swing. We’ve suffered some terrible cold, and the country overall has endured weather that has challenged or bested the record books in ferocity. None of that has cooled my desire for frozen treats though. In trying to bring the blog back to regular transmission I have indulged in several kinds in the past week. Unfortunately, while the photos […]

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