Category Archives: Rosemary

A well turned leg…

“He’s looking at my legs again…” is the frequent bleat of ¬†attractive young lambs. Having your legs checked out, as a lamb, will mean one of two things: you’re about to become the plaything of a¬†lonely shepherd or you’r changing … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Cooking, Cuisine bourgeoise, Digital photography, food, Food and Photography, Food photographer, France, gigot, Herbs and Spices, Humour, Meat, Olive oil, Photography, photography course, Rosemary, Thyme, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 44 Comments

Death of a chainsaw…..

The chain saw stopped sawing. There was no apparent struggle against going into that dark night, it just stopped making a noise, let its chain turn powerlessly for a couple of rotations and entered eternal rest.The giving up of its … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Art photography, Bay leaves, Digital photography, Emotion, Garden, Gardening, Herbs and Spices, Photography, photography course, Photography holiday, Rosemary, sage, Seasons, Thyme, Uncategorized, Weather, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 51 Comments

The Goat of many colours that my mama gave to me…

I have just noticed that Tennessee produces some fine goat cheeses which leads me to surmise that it was Dolly’s original intention to sing her about her goat rather than the unfortunate fashion choice of her mother which resulted in … Continue reading

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