Plum, pinenuts and oats crumble

A very dear friend has been slowly converting me to good North-American food. And she made me discover Shauna Niequest’s “blueberry crisp” (a sort of healthy version of an English crumble). It seems to be a perfect breakfast: healthy, delicious, kid-friendly… And it opens itself to many variations according to the fruit available each season. The…

The Catalans and their Ways mystify Downing Street

The bobbies who guard Downing Street witnessed a very peculiar street party on the 11th of September 2013. Well over 300 people, kitted out with yellow t-shirts, curious capes with yellow and red stripes, a blue triangle and a white star, and the odd umbrella, gathered across the road. They got very emotional singing songs…