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waste not, want not

I know, I know – it should be meat free Monday up there in the title but I had some leftovers that were too good not to eat! It was a meat free day, just not cooked from the book. … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday – winter, week 03

I’m back-tracking a little bit here to the week before Christmas when I actually made one of the Meat Free Monday meals but didn’t quite get around to writing about it. I made pappardelle with cavolo nero except I used … Continue reading

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Meat Free Monday – spring, week 13 – really!

Yes, it’s here – my Meat Free Monday dinner on Tuesday! I was out all day today so not only is Meat Free Monday on Tuesday, I’m only doing the dinner – shame on me. Cauliflower is one of my … Continue reading

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home alone 2

I’m afraid I couldn’t resist the title of the post! 🙂 As usual when I’m on my own I want something quick and easy with as few dishes as possible to wash up. Take some pasta, chilli, garlic and asparagus. … Continue reading

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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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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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transported back to Ballymaloe . . .

. . . but only in my mind! Yesterday I made the ragu sauce we made (or rather I watched being made) at Ballymaloe. Darina uses Marcella Hazan’s recipe from her Classic Italian Cookbook (which only seems to be available … Continue reading

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