Category Archives: soup

manãna, manãna

I’m afraid to say that the words ‘manãna, manãna’ seem to have featured rather a lot in my life lately.  I know that while I have been resting my sore foot I should have been writing heaps but I just … Continue reading

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another day, another cauli

Over the winter I have soup for lunch most days.  I like make a few different soups and freeze them so that I don’t get bored having the same one every day.  Last week I made cauliflower and almond which … Continue reading

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tomato soup

When I’m doing an MM day (my fast diet day/5:2 diet day – call it what you will) I don’t like to think too much about food. As one who thinks about food all the time, this is not always … Continue reading

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spicing it up

I’m just back from a week in the sun – lucky me! Yes, I know, it was hot at home too but there would have been no lying by the pool drinking cava at 4pm 5pm in my back garden … Continue reading

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artichoke soup

I think when you see the word ‘artichoke’ most people think of globe artichokes but today I’m talking about those lovely nubbly brown-ish (they can often have a purple-ish tinge to them too) tubers called Jerusalem artichokes. They make the … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday – winter, week 01

Well, it certainly feels like winter here – snow on the ground, pretty as a picture but treacherous underfoot! I have a wee foot injury which I have to rest this week (fell over the laundry basket!) and so I … Continue reading

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winter is here

Winter is definitely here. I know because I needed two fleeces and gloves when I went for a walk on Sunday! I could live with the cold if the days were all like this! When I came back I decided … Continue reading

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