Colour musings

During Advent – while waiting for Christmas and for the next #TuesdayIsClewsDay – Clew did some colour musings on Facebook:

November Night

Let’s hang on to autumn before Christmas takes over. Let’s listen to autumn before it is silenced by frost. November Night Listen… With faint dry sound, Like steps of passing ghosts, The leaves, frost-crisp’d, break from the trees And fall. Adelaide Crapsey (1922) Clew, November 2015. Photos by Anje Kirsch, Müllerthal, Luxembourg. ©2015 Anje Kirsch

Autumn: Roads not taken

These autumn images perfectly accompany a poem we never tire of – and as expats, maybe we travel more roads than others . The Road Not Taken (Robert Frost) Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far […]

Nettle soup with boiled egg (this is not a recipe)

The other day I was discussing food – for some reason an ever recurring topic – with among others Clew foodie Alison. Oddly enough on a heatwave warm summer night, we talked about soup. “Nettle soup with boiled egg!” I exlaimed enthusiastically. Whereupon the other soup talkers all looked like they were about to puke. […]

Creative & colorful kitchen

Spring is here, and we are tempted and maybe inspired by all the bright colors popping up around us. Here is a very easy way of implementing some more color in the kitchen – all natural and no chemicals used.