food Archive

  • calaloo FI

    In The Galley – Callaloo Soup

    Since our visitors left and I am free to experiment on my family, I have made a concerted effort to use local ingredients and cook Caribbean style. With the encouragement of this book and the help of the internet, (especially this site) I dove in. […]

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  • It's Fun to be One

    Chocolate Catastrophe

    On my Mom’s birthday we (a new friend called Alexander on S.V. Orchid and I) made a cake. We kind of, ok we really changed the recipe – many thanks to Ashley Skabar for the inspiration. Here is our improvised recipe.  This is a recipe […]

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  • Ronan loves Dominica

    Dominica the Bountiful

    All of the pictures below were taken on the same day.  They are an incomplete snapshots of the incredible variety of foods that can be found/grown on Dominica. Dominica is incredibly fertile.  Most of the islanders appear to grow at least some of their own […]

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  • Port a Pitre Market

    Vivre La France

    We’re now in Guadeloupe, our first French island. I am excited to be in a French island for one reason and one reason only: The Food! I had a fantasy of our trip through the islands also being a gastronomic adventure. A fantasy filled with […]

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