Banana and Apple Pancakes

This morning I felt like banana pancakes…. but I got a bit carried away with the making…. and actually, these are better. Ingredients 1 cup flour 1 tablespoon sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon  1/4 teaspoon salt 2 ripe bananas, mashed 1 egg beaten 1 cup milk 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1/4…

So, what’s going on???

It’s been busy around here in the last week.  Busy in a good way. The garden is back in shape after the jaunt to New Caledonia.  I’m not sure why all the berries decided to stop growing while we were away, but methinks the sister who was meant to do the watering probably forgot.  The…

Iskender for tea

I ordered the Easy-Lunchbox last year, and the set arrived while I was away.  I thought it was time that I gave them a whirl. Last night I put some leftover rice in the large compartment.  With tabbouleh in the fridge, a Turkish iskender was totally on the menu. While the falaffels were dry-frying, I…

Dahl toasted sandwiches

Well, I am the master of the left-over and a lazy cook….. Yesterday’s dahl become lunch for my husband at work (one that travels well and he does not complain about) and toasted sandwich fillings for me.  There is nothing greater than something that is warm, and takes less than a minute to prepare… 😀

Easy Tabbouleh

I love tabbouleh.  But, I do tend to find that most recipes make too much of it for me to eat in 3 days… so I have adapted my standard tabbouleh to something more user-friendly, producing a more workable amount of the salad for myself and my lunches.  It also has a larger proportion of…