The Urban Garden

I always liked the idea of a vegetable garden, but somehow things always started out well, then went south. This year I decided to give it a go again, and with new planter boxes (built at home after a quick...

Food Diaries

Tonight we had a fairly easy dinner – Pasta Casserole, with homemade garlic bread and salad. This is a great quick assembly meal, and when I make any pasta now, I cook the whole package (900g) and use half, and...

Menu Plans

Each week I spend time and write out a detailed menu plan. I write down everything we are going to eat, what book the recipe came from (and what page it is on for easy reference) and most importantly, what...

Menu Plan Monday

This week is a light shopping week, since I still have groceries from last week that I can use. The weather has been hot,  so a couple of slow cooker meals, and easy, short cooking time recipes are in order....