Beans for breakfast

Every single day we have the same breakfast: granola, fruit and yoghurt. That means we don’t even have to think about it. We just make it and we’ve always got the right ingredients for it. Plus, it’s portable for taking into the office – I’ll do another post on it another day though. This weekend is slightly out of the ordinary…

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Prawn, Pea and Pearl Barley Stew

Instead of my usual go to easy prawn cocktail I fancied doing something a little different this evening. It’s been a while since I tried something different so as I was wandering around Morrison’s wondering what to do for dinner (lethal, I know not having a proper list) I came across Pearl Barley. Wow- it’s been such a long time…

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Make the effort

Making the effort to cook a good solid meal every night is tough. After having been in the office all day you just want time to chill out, relax and not have to worry about any other kind of life admin. But no, you’re faced with having to cook up a meal and maybe prepare your breakfast and lunch for…

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Green goodness

I’m in the process of using up all the ingredients I have left over before my move on Saturday. Cravings for junk food are still strong and so I decided to make a smoothie to help with this. It’s basically desert in a glass; so, why not? I used up the remaining bananas out of freezer with some fresh strawberries…

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