7 Day Vegan Challenge… Day 2

Right, so I’m still alive… that’s a bonus. To be fair, I thought I would have been hungry by now. But I haven’t been. And this includes having fruit for lunch. But… work was, well, tough. Mainly as I forgot my green tea. So I was stuck with black tea… with no milk. I have…

dumplings

Economical Chicken – Curried and as Dumplings

For a long time now I have been noticing the trend for thrifty cooking tips, and basically, neglecting the fact that I should add my own to the mix. As you know, I am a vegetarian, so dealing with meat issues is rare on this site.  However, the husband is a carnivore… Chicken is his…

Chinese food….. oh to go back

Back in 2013 I went to China.  There I lived and worked for 6 weeks…. and more importantly, ATE. Oh how I would go back just for the food. It should be re-inforced that as a vegetarian travelling isn’t always easy.  Samoa meant that basically I ate a lot of fresh fruit.  New Caledonia and…

Jam!

I’ve been making jam.  Basically, I like jam, but I don’t actually eat a lot of it…. and in all my years, I have never made it before. Then came jam making sugar! So today I made blackberry jam and strawberry jam.  The secret to jam is easy…. add an apple, which is high in…