The Easiest Tuna Lasagna Ever

This is a take on my Best Ever Gluten Free and Low Carb Lasagna but it involves tuna and is the easiest way of making lasagna that has ever existed. Since I work from home I always feel the desire to put food on the table in time for my wife to arrive back from…

Classical Film Review: Ninotchka [1939]

The advertising slogan for 1939’s Ninotchka read “Garbo Laughs”- and it perfectly sums up this remarkable film! Greta Garbo steps down from her ice queen pedestal part way through the film, playing stern Communist Comrade Ninotchka, who slowly warms to the appeal of Parisian romance and champagne. Three Soviet emissaries, played by Felix Bressart, Sig…

Classic Film Reviews: The Godfather [1972]

The Godfather is widely, and quite rightly, regarded as one of the greatest films of all time. For those who do not know: it is an American mob film portraying a New York-based, Sicilian mafia crime family for a decade from the mid forties and was the first of a trilogy. Our Godfather at the…

Classic Film Review: The Nun’s Story [1959]

The Nun’s Story certainly doesn’t offer the positive depiction of religious life common in 1950s Hollywood, but it’s not an anti-religious or anti-Catholic depiction either. It’s a challenging and controversial work, but impossible to dismiss, Audrey Hepburn stars as Gabrielle van der Mal, a young woman who enters convent life with high hopes and ideals,…