Galley Wench Tales

Exploring the world through the people we meet
and the food they eat.

Lambi Lessons Go Full Circle

These mature conch shells were at a Hog Cay trailhead.  Notehow the shell lip wraps away from the spiral core?  This isthe sign of a matured, harvestable conch.Is there any food more quintessentially Bahamian than the conch (also known as the lambi)? ...

“Airports” of the Bahamas

If you look really closeon this Lee Stocking Island signyou can make outthe airplane image and text.Occupational hazards…. Even when months or years pass since you were last an expert in your field, isn’t there some glimmer of professional curiosity the rears its...