Quick meals

Brawn and Sausage Cheese Sandwich

Another simple sandwich that is fit for breakfast or a light lunch. The ingredients are pretty simple. Slices of bread Honey 2 beef/pork brawn slices 2 sausages fried Margarine/butter Cheese slices – I used mozzarella Start by toasting the bread, still no toaster so I did it the skillet way. […]

 

Guest Post: Chicken salad

A guest post from my pal Rachael on what to do with leftover chicken. Ingredients: 1/2 teaspoon of black pepper 1/4 teaspoon of chicken masala Dressing In a bowl, shred your lettuce. I used  my hands Add the carrots,onions and cucumber Get your leftover chicken then shred it.  In a small […]

 

Tomato and Eggplant Sauce

Did you know? Eggplants are actually fruits and are classified in the berry family. At times when I don’t feel like making something fancy to go with leftovers, I rush to this recipe. My friend Dee will love this. It’s simple and you can pretty much add any other vegetable […]

 

Egg in a basket

I saw this recipe on Laura in the Kitchen and I just had to try it. She made it look very simple and true it was simple well except the turning I’m not good at that 🙁 You just need some slices of bread, eggs and butter/ margarine. I used […]

 

Fruit Pancakes

My love for pancakes always drives me to try out new ways to make them even sweeter. Some weeks back on a weekday, I prepared these pancakes, I have to say that was pretty ambitious of me since it was a work day #superwoman (as if). The recipe is just […]

 

Vegetable Stir Fry

When you are a working wife, you really need to come up with recipes that can be whipped up in under 30 minutes :-). So I normally stock my fridge with veggies that can be cooked really fast and don’t need a lot of preparation. So what I usually do […]

 

Quick fix: Strawberry Banana Smoothie

I saw this on Laura in the kitchen and I just had to try it out. The ingredients are pretty simple and  easily accessible well except for the strawberries which at times can be hard to find. You can make this in literary in no time since all you need […]

 

Easy as …

Since I’m a working wife, at times I wake up pretty late and in a hurry so I never get time to prepare elaborate breakfasts. On such occasions the sandwich maker is my best friend. It was no different on Tuesday morning, getting out of bed was a struggle plus […]

 

Quick Fix: Sweet and Savoury rice

Yet another meal made from leftover rice. I like working with leftover rice since there are a variety of dishes that one can whip up in under 30 minutes. I had bought a whole broiler chicken some time back, I decided to fillet the breast and keep them for later. […]

 

Did someone say Chinese?

I’ve never been to a Chinese restaurant (hubby, hint ,hint) but I know they are big on rice, Egg fried rice to be specific. this is something I like preparing when I have leftover rice. It’s normally a pleasant way to eat it other than just warming it up. Let […]