After many years on WordPress I have decided to move to a new domain: thestandardoftaste.org My old blog will remain here, and at some stage I will try to move some of its content over to the new site. There are some changes to the new Standard, and a new design. I do hope you […]Read more "The Standard has moved!"
You could not have missed the fact that it has been some time since my last blog post. Unfortunately this is going to continue for a bit longer. I have a deadline for the submission of my PhD: December 31st. I have been working on this PhD for 5 years, and I cannot even imagine […]Read more "No more blogging until the new year."
The Standard has undergone a make-over. No doubt the new theme would not have escaped your notice next time you visit, but I have also updated the “About” section, and put in a new “Recipes” page to make browsing easier. I hope to do an overhaul of the “Links” page in the next few weeks […]Read more "A New Look for the Standard"
Nick and I got married a just over a month ago. Unfortunately I do not have the words to describe it without resorting to cliché, so all I will say is that we both thought the wedding was great. Here are some details and pictures… Our wedding was reasonably untraditional. It began in the evening […]Read more "The Wedding Post"
So many things have happened in the last few months. In December we packed up our little Brooklyn apartment, and put our things on a ship to the UK. New York has been my home for the last four and a half years, and it was very sad leaving. Then again, our next stop was […]Read more "We have moved to London"
The WordPress.com stats people prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 14,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 3 Film Festivals Click here to see the complete report.Read more "2012 in review"
I have been far too slack on blogging recently – we have moved to a charming little apartment with a less than desirable kitchen (glass electric stovetop = a lot of uneven cooking), and this has slowed down my cooking a bit. Then again, this is really no excuse, as these delicious pancakes, along with […]Read more "Yotam Ottolenghi’s green pancakes"