I have broken biscuits…

My mum often copied recipes down into her cookery books, as well as keeping others cut or torn from magazines. I’m sure it’s the same for everyone when they see something written by someone who they loved, written long ago in a casual and ordinary way… just a jotting or a note, nothing significant or […]


Recipe books

I may have mentioned that I have a Yugoslavian cookery book. Yugoslavia no longer exists, it didn’t even last a hundred years as a country because it was founded in 1918 combing different people, Serbs, Croats and Slovenes, held together administratively. The desire for independence from each other was always strong, and after the death […]