Monthly Archives: June 2015

Lovely morning walks

I love my walks home from Shawn’s place. It is so lovely and peaceful at 7:15am. Even with the traffic going by, everyone heading towards Bridgetown. I’m not normally a morning person, but I have discovered that I love this … Continue reading

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Well, that was unpleasant

I just got back from walking to the veggie stall and I am sitting here, seething over the comments that were yelled at me. I was walking along the beach on my way to the stall, when I heard a … Continue reading

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Culinary Experience: Mangoes, mangoes, mangoes…and passion fruit

This is going to make me sound like the worst foodie, but I had NO IDEA there were so many different kinds of mangoes. ¬†As far as I can tell, I have eaten¬†three different kinds. All of them different, but … Continue reading

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Recipe: Tuna and Black-Eyed Pea Soup

This recipe came about because I had some tuna leftover from last night. I also wanted to do something with the black-eyed peas I had bought last week. And yesterday I was given a largish bunch of green bananas. So, … Continue reading

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Introduction to Cricket

Last night Shawn introduced me to the sport of cricket. The Caribbean Premier League is currently playing their annual Twenty20 tournament and last night was the match between the Barbados Tridents and the Jamaica Tallawahs. I should point out that … Continue reading

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Catching you up in the world of Kathleen

First, I’d like to apologize to cockroaches everywhere. You are not the creatures of Hell that I thought you were. I have found a new creature to take that honour. My neighbour ended up with a 5-inch long centipede in … Continue reading

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Even with the cockroaches, I have the most amazing life

Last night there was some excitement in my apartment. No, not that kind of excitement. The cockroachy kind of excitement. Picture this: I was sitting quietly in my chair, knitting and watching episodes of Frasier. All of a sudden, out … Continue reading

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