Monthly Archives: April 2012

Meat Free Monday – spring, week 09

Where does the week go? I have managed two posts since last Monday so I suppose that’s something! This week’s breakfast was crepes with lemon and sugar. I always think of this as dessert so I’m afraid to say it … Continue reading

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and the leftovers …….

I had some tuna leftover from the niçoise salad and made a delicious bruschetta for our lunch yesterday. I haven’t been eating much mayonnaise lately – probably since I returned from Ballymaloe . This is because there was always fresh … Continue reading

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happy eggs

Earlier this week I was lucky enough to be given some eggs from some happy chickens! I wanted to make something where they stood out rather than use them for baking. I decided on tuna niçoise. I like to make … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday – spring, week 08

I’m afraid I was a bit naughty – I posted the Meat Free Monday breakfast yesterday. I thought the huevos rancheros deserved their own space so you’ll find them in ‘Sunday brunch – huevos rancheros’. The packed lunch option for … Continue reading

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Sunday brunch – huevos rancheros

Technically, this is tomorrow’s breakfast from the Meat Free Monday cookbook but today felt like the right day to have it. Besides, my breakfast is vegetarian every day. Before I say anymore, I have to tell you, it was a … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday – spring, week 07

I decided to have Meat Free Sunday this week because Monday was looking particularly busy in my diary. Just as well I did since I was awake most of the night with a runny nose, sore throat and a cough … Continue reading

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home alone …

So, what do I cook just for me? It’s always something with vegetables and one of my favourites is pasta with broccoli, chilli and garlic. On this occasion I was using up the leftover broccoli from Monday but usually I … Continue reading

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