A Thank You to My OH

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 | 28 comments

A Thank You to My OH

Hey OH,

It is Valentine’s Day soon.  

And I thought I would just take this moment to drop you a massive thank you for being the bestest man a girl could hope for.

You know you rock right?

I knew you were the one the moment you introduced me to your home made pesto.

1-IMG_4451Then there are the mini chefs. They rock just like you. Thank you.

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You put up with me and my crazy but fun food blog antiques.

You patiently entertain the mini chefs over the weekend mornings so that I have some blog time to develop and test my recipes.Roasted aubergine

You gamely try out the recipes, even the more interesting sounding ones. 

I promise never ever to make blended chilli anchovy and spinach pancakes ever again. No matter what.

But more importantly you do all the washing up and empty every single bin.

And thank you for agreeing to the trip of a lifetime that we are currently on.  Isn’t it fun reading this as we sit in the sun on the edge of a continent with the sound and colours of the Atlantic in the background?

The next four blog recipes are for you as these are some of your favourite things. Plus the next 2 weeks I will cook all your favourites.  The washing up – well, we can sort that out later.  

You do rock.

Thank you.Lentil Tacos

28 Comments

  1. Awww, sniff. That’s so cute <3
    Janie x

    • Yeah, I would not be doing this fun food blogging if it were not for him.

  2. Fab! I love this. OH sounds like the perfect man, no? GG

  3. Lovely post! Your OH must be a “prince charming”? ;) x

  4. That’s a really sweet post and a lovely thing to read. Looking forward to all the tasty recipes coming up! Ren

  5. Awww……sniff sniff! SUCH a lovely post and I am so envious of your trip to SA too! Karen

    • I cant believe I finally got to come to SA. I absolutely love it.

  6. I love this post, I need to dedicate one to Ed, and thank him for never starting a meal without holding a reflector for me so I can take a photo of it.

    • The only reason my OH has not had to hold reflectors is because I dont have any.

  7. Homemade pesto and all the washing up did you say? Can I have him please? Lovely post.

    • Happy to loan him out to fellow food bloggers every now and then.

  8. Lovely post, a great story!

  9. So sweet!

  10. Oh he’s such a KEEPER!!!! Sounds like an incredible other half and very deservant of a special thank you …… and the occasional washing up! Gorgeous post Bintu.

    • I am really trying to do more washing up. Honest.

  11. Awwww, what a nice post. My hubby would think I was on drugs if I wrote a post like this, haha!

    • I bet mine thinks I have been at the chocolate again.

  12. Aww what a sweet post. Makes me really appreciate my OH too.

    • We should give them official blog titles me thinks.

  13. Oh Bintu, you are so sweet. Such a lovely post. I think you rock too!

    • Aww, thanks for saying that V.

  14. What a lovely post. So very sweet! lovely pictures too!

    • I thought it was time he got his own post for putting up with me and the blog.

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