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Potato Leek Soup with Fennel and Watercress

Sometimes a simple meal is in order — just an uncomplicated bowl of soup, perhaps with a side salad.  I made this delicious soup for my son tonight.   267 more words


Watercress salad with duck and balsamic grapes

A dish that is easy enough to pull together but works as a center dish for a dinner party. I think next time I might put the grapes in a side bowl and allow people to spoon them over their plate rather then pouring them over the salad. 248 more words


pears with blue cheese

As Poetin doesn’t like our pears anymore, we have more of them to eat. I made this also a few weeks ago, together with the… 91 more words


Thirsty Sisters 12/7/14

“There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.”
~ Alan CohenFlashback Friday, December 7, 2012 – This is my pick photo for today and stars a snail shell sans snail. 112 more words

Go Further Friday Fish Pie

Fish pie is one of those nursery favourites that I at least, have never seemed to grow out of. That’s not necessarily a bad thing though, as we all should be getting more fish of all types into our diets and this old children’s supper is as good a way as any to start. 770 more words



Watercress is one of my favorite foods, and I’m always baffled as to why it doesn’t get way more attention than it does.  Watercress comes out on top of nearly every ranking of super foods, beating out Kale, Spinach, and many other incredibly nutritious foods.   1,198 more words


Rib eye steak with wasabi butter

Rib eye steak, beer and chips. What’s not to like!

Serves: 2
Preparation Time: 10 minutes (plus chilling time)
Cooking Time: 20 minutes

50g butter, softened slightly… 261 more words