Category: After Leno

Shredded Potato Pancake for One

Shredded Potato Pancake for One

This super simple dish makes an excellent quickie breakfast, lunch, or late night snack for one.   If you want it to go a little farther use a griddle pan, and divide the batter into four.   The little ones make a…

Poached Eggs over Mushrooms on An English Muffin Bed

Poached Eggs over Mushrooms on An English Muffin Bed

Sometimes the simplest foods give the most pleasure. Brilliant yellow broken yolks dribbling over savory mushrooms with a drizzle of truffle oil sinking into the English Muffin holes…sublime! 2 Eggs 1 English Muffin 4 Mushrooms, washed and quartered Splash of…

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Mug Cake for One

Chocolate Chip Banana Loaf Mug Cake for One

This mini cake baked in the microwave takes nearly no time at all and very few ingredients. I’ve made it with less sugar and oil than most yet it’s still moist and sweet. It’s only a slightly sinful treat for…

Cheesy Chicken or Tuna Stuffed Potatoes

Potatoes of Every Color

The common spud is a cheap choice. Stuffed with meat or fish and topped with cheese it can serve as a hearty lunch or with a bowl of soup, a speedy supper. When there’s no bread to be had, I’ve…

Eve’s Quickie Apple Crumble

Eve and the Apple

When you’re roaming the kitchen like a ravenous bear and can’t find nary a nibble, this quickie will satisfy in no time at all. 3 Apples, cored, peeled, and sliced 1 Tbsp. Lemon Juice (Concentrate will do) or Orange Juice…

Welsh Rarebit An English Cheese Sauce

Cheese

In some houses it’s called Welsh Rabbit but in ours it was always rarebit. I imagined it rare because we didn’t get it very often. Mum served it on toast. Sometimes, over a broiled tomato slice on toast. There aren’t…

Dad’s Jazzed Egg Sammie – The Celt

Fried Egg

Dad’s Jazzed Egg Sammie – I call it a C.E.L.T. (Cheese Egg Lettuce & Tomato) I don’t remember ever seeing my dad cook (he died when I was 11) but my Mum told me he packed his own lunches and…

Tortilla Quickie – Too Tired to Bother

Beans are a Cheap Protein

Tortilla Quickie Fiesta for One You can hardly count pressing a button on the Micro as cooking. But when you’re too tired to bother, a tortilla quickie is exactly what you want! Two Whole Wheat tortillas Grated Cheese Canned Beans (Black…