Tetunde and the Tainted Scrabble Debacle!

My commute into work is usually a mundane affair. I board a London Underground tube train at my Central Line suburban station, I read some news or write a little, maybe play a game on my phone or listen to music until I must change trains at Stratford for the Jubilee Line. 20 minutes after … Continue reading Tetunde and the Tainted Scrabble Debacle!

The Story of the ‘Mockers’ and ‘Shakers’ of Latin American Music in the 60’s

Any overview discussion of the wonderful pop music of the 60’s must include references to The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, arguably the two most stellar names from a surfeit of famous acts. To understand the influence of The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, and British pop music in general during the early 60’s, an … Continue reading The Story of the ‘Mockers’ and ‘Shakers’ of Latin American Music in the 60’s

Delizioso! Swordfish Arrabbiata with Capers

From time to time I like to don my chef’s hat and cook something special. I’m always on the lookout for excellent food and ingredients – especially something I’ve never tried that I know will be delicious or an old favourite given a gastronomic twist. I was given this recipe by an Italian caterer who … Continue reading Delizioso! Swordfish Arrabbiata with Capers