Holy mackerel?

For a lot of people here in town, Friday is ‘fish day’. Not for religious reasons (almost half of the Dutch claim to be non-religious) or because there isn’t a fish shop or fish stand open most days of the week. On Friday there’s a huge fresh produce market in the center of town with, […]

Apprentice butchers and retired pigs

The supermarket around the corner had another great deal: this week all marinated pork chops 35% off. I like pork chops but I don’t eat them too often. They make a good dinner with veggies and potatoes but I’m not fond enough of potatoes to have them for dinner more than once a week.

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Shrinking Fish

I like food. Homecooked, Chinese takeaway, delivery pizza, even a burger from the big M place, I chew it all away happily as long as I don’t have to eat the same two days in a row. I hate to be bored. Yes, I do like food and it shows. So a while back I […]