Tofu, it’s Peanuts!

This is an easy peasy one, good fresh veg, simple tofu, punchy oriental flavours and no bother noodles.  One to shove on the meal plan for a hectic night when everyone’s on the go. I’ve not really addressed firm tofu in this blog before, we don’t eat much tofu, and so this is my own personal reintroduction…

It’s A Date!

This is a simple little treat.  Just a combination of a few lovely ingredients, to make something doubly lovely. Dates are wonderful fruit, sweet and sticky eaten on their own, they melt into banana bread or sticky toffee pudding when baked; and blended, provide a wonderful base for many raw recipes.  But this simple little…

Vaguely Nigerian Stew

This was a quick store cupboard dinner, its taken from a very vaguely remembered Madhur Jaffrey recipe, but with no time to check ingredients, everything was hastily thrown in the slow cooker.  I do hope Madhur Jaffrey would not be disappointed.  We needed to rush out and would be back late so a self cooking dinner was…