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Meal Prep: Fruit, Mirepoix, and Tuna Salad

I love meal prepping! You can read more about my thoughts and experiences with meal prepping by navigating to my meal prep page here. It allows me to plan out my meals and eat just as healthy as I desire. 203 more words


Pasta e Fagioli, aka Pasta and Bean Soup

As Dean Martin would croon, “When the stars make you drool, just like pasta fazool, that’s amore.“

From the minute I buy a cooked ham, I start thinking about the soup I’m going to make with the leftover ham bone. 1,424 more words

Soup, Stews And Chili

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

My hubby loves pot pie… both the pie version and the noodle version (Chicken Pot Pie With Homemade Noodles). Well, I’ve shared the noodle version, so here’s the pie version. 436 more words

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Penne with tomato & tigernut meat sauce (Recipe for Bim’s Kitchen)

Bim’s Kitchen are known for adding exciting ingredients to their African inspired sauces and condiments. In my latest collaboration with Bim’s Kitchen to develop recipes for their website, I concocted this pasta dish with their delicious… 342 more words

Our Kitchen

Going back to Blighty

I left Spain without paying, apart from in Girona where I happily paid for diesel and LPG. I don’t think I’ll be paying quite so happily when I’m back in Blighty despite the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s “generosity” in leaving fuel tax unincreased in this weeks budget. 309 more words


Antidote for cabin fever - a stairway to Heaven and the Vermillion Coast.

Since January 1st there have been only a few boats on the move through the Carcassonne lock – no more than one a week, if that – and in my opinion it has not been ‘boating weather’. 1,523 more words

Beef and Barley stew that doesn't taste like watery mush.

I am not a food blogger. I’m not that creative. And I’m lazy. Let me reiterate: I’m lazy. Glad we got that straight.

Once in a while I’ll invent a recipe that I think is wicked awesome and decide to share it with the world (read: five whole people who will see this). 1,331 more words

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