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D J U V E C – my first ‘fast food’

(Tomatoes, Capsicums, Meat, Paprika and Rice – all in one pot!)

When I grew up in Bonn the words “Fast food” and ‘Street food” were so not used to us – they simply had not entered my generation’s vocabulary – yet! 697 more words


Kefta Bi Saniyi

I love Arabic food, and Kefta is one of my all-time favourites. You can buy Kefta mince already made in some butchers or you can easily make it yourself. 209 more words


Chile Peppers Galore

There are so many type so of peppers out there. Spicy ones, sweet ones and those that are in between. They also go by the name of capsicums too. 483 more words


Not So Boring 'Meatfree Mondays'

Who said vegetarian meals had to be boring? The stigma associated with vegetarian food thankfully is becoming less and less especially with the evolution of ‘meat-free’ Mondays. 335 more words


Things Get Seedy

I finally got around to sowing some vege seeds. I had good intentions of growing all sorts of things from seed this season, including onions, the seed-sowing time for which has been and gone. 1,033 more words


What's Good in the Garden?

At the moment, water is flooding the back yard. Our gutters are trying to give up entirely, and the ground seems to be chocka block full of water. 749 more words

Roasted Capsicum, Tomato and Peanut Soup with Chipotle

A dear friend was experiencing tough times, but he made this wonderful Autumnal Soup as one of his first experiments with cooking solo again! It was an instant success and did the rounds of many friends. 344 more words