Category: The morning after…

Golden Fruit and Nut Granola

Golden Fruit and Nut Granola

It’s taken a few experiments to get my granola both yummy AND healthy.  For the most economical choice, use a combination of peanuts and raisins, with honey as the sweetener.  For the most luxurious, choose Pistachios, and Dried Cherries, with…

Mushroom Egg and Cheese Brunch Burrito for One

Brunch Burrito

In the mood for a little sumthin’, just for one? I whipped this burrito up for brunch. If you’ve got a morning-after-the-night-before visitor, double the recipe and serve it in bed with a handful of fresh strawberries or a few…

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…

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…

Friendship Biscuits

Friends Logo

Friendship Biscuits One of my dearest friends goes bonkers for these. There’s nothing quite as sweet as seeing her delightful face when she tucks into one.  My friend is from the South.  She’s a petit big-haired blonde who I can safely tuck…

Eggs a La Peter

Eggs A La Peter

Eggs a La Peter 2 eggs per person A splash of water (you can use milk instead if you wish) Toppers; A small handful of grated cheddar or crumbled feta A bit of green onion or fresh herb of choice…