'I'm always looking for the Hows and the Whys and the Whats,' said Muskrat, 'That is why I speak as I do. You've heard of Muskrat's Much-in-Little, of course?'
'No,' said the child. 'What is it?'
- The Mouse and his Child. Russell Hoban.

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Monday, 3 October 2011

Rice Pudding

Mmm-mmm, rice pudding!
The secret is to cook it slow and long and top up the milk occasionally if it looks like it's getting dry. It's soft, milky, buttery, a fragrant hint of nutmeg, and nice with a spoonful of good strawberry jam. Such a lovely 'afters' on a cold winter's night!


  1. Really? Roaches, worms, spiders, and rice pudding?

  2. Robert: It's an eclectic mix here.

  3. Don't! I want some of that right now!