More of a passion

Trinis LOVE food and I don't mean like the normal liking to eat to stay alive.  Our culture is centred around family, friends and food; we love the sight, smell and taste of good food. I even love the sounds of cooking. We are very lucky to have so many cuisines (Indian, Chinese, African, Spanish, French, Portuguese) influence us [...]

Jelly-bath

I wrote about M's eczema a last week and a friend brought a Polish home remedy [that her grandmother gave her] for us to try. I have to admit I was sceptical when I saw the bag of potato starch but I listened to her explanation and agreed to try it. Nothing to lose and everything to [...]

Food for Thought

I'm very lucky that I have a brother-in-law who enjoys cooking and is a good cook (they're not the same thing!) who has agreed to help me with preparing meals. Each week I send him the recipes we would like to have and he sources, prepares and brings them over. This week we have traditional [...]