Every Hogwarts taste imaginable. Well, almost ...

The Hired Belly’s better half is lovingly referred to as Partner in Calories, who, for many years, has been making cameo column appearances.

It was ‘P-i-C’ who first turned us onto Harry Potter, dragged our initially cynical self to the very first movie; and has since shared her passion for J.K. Rowling’s truly remarkable grand opus —as well as just about everything else remotely Potter-esque ever since.

Needless to say she figures prominently in our current Vancouver Courier column about Dinah Bucholz‘s clever cookbook: Books for aspiring kitchen wizards – Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook casts delicious spell