Archive | Barbara Stanwyck

Barbara Stanwyck’s Kipfels

These were very cute, but next time I make them I will try to roll the dough much thinner.  I think a trip to the cookshop is required, I think I need one of those mats for rolling stuff out on, you should see my kitchen worktop.   Cooee. Both of my blind dates would […]

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Jimmy Stewart’s American Apple Pie

Tonight’s post is a slow process because to be frank, I am absolutely sloshed. Usually a fast touch typist, tonight this is like typing underwater… My lovely Walthamstow chums have been over for lunch and it was supposed to be a dinner and a movie affair – Barbara Stanwyck’s wine soaked leg of lamb with […]

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Barbara Stanwyck’s Roast Leg of Lamb

“I’m a tough old broad from Brooklyn. I intend to go on acting until I’m ninety and they won’t need to paste my face with make-up.” Well, Barbara didn’t make it to ninety, but she was acting almost to the end of her life in 1990, appearing in Dynasty and its spin off The Colbys. […]

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