At the beginning of every month, I am offering C&Z readers a new wallpaper to apply on the desktop of your computer, with a food-related picture and a calendar of the current month.
Our calendar for April is a picture of peas in their pod. I’ve written before about the pleasures of fresh peas, and I am excitedly awaiting the first specimens of the season this month.
I like my peas simply steamed, especially as a side to a roasted duck fillet, in a quick bowl of fregola sarda, or in the peacamole I’ve written about here. As for the pods, they will certainly not get tossed, but rather turned into a chilled pea pod soup. What about you, what do you like to do with your peas?
Instructions to get your calendar are below.
include("/var/www/cnz/blog/include/calendar.inc"); ?>Here’s how it works:
1- This link will open a new window (or tab) displaying the right wallpaper image for your screen.
2- Right-click (or ctrl-click for some Mac users) on the image, and chose the option that says, “Set as Desktop Background”, “Use as Desktop Picture,” or something to that effect — the exact wording will depend on the browser you use.
3- If the image does not fit your desktop background neatly, you may have to go to your preference screen (on a Mac: System Preferences > Desktop & Screen Saver > Desktop; on Windows: Control Panel > Display > Desktop) and choose “Fit to screen” as the display mode of your background image.
[Note: Readers of this blog live all around the globe, and I am unable to provide localized versions of the desktop calendar at this point. This is why I've opted for the international standard, by which a large majority of countries abide, and which states that Monday is the first day of the week.]