My Flabulous New Lunchbox

Well as you know by now I’m trying to avoid sarnies and thought I’d give myself some inspiration and a treat by investing in a brand new all singing all dancing lunchbox…. It’s only a lunchbox I hear you cry!! Not at all. This baby from Black+Blum is the Rolls Royce of the lunchbox world….

My week of not eating sarnies…day four

It’s all about the leftovers today. A couple of nights ago we had bolognese and I made way more than we needed. Usually our dogs would benefit from this but this time I got to the pans first and squirrelled away another easy lunch. Now I gave myself an unofficial rule when I started this,…

My week of not eating sarnies….day three

I’m back on track(ish) with lunches today!! I woke up very late and was really worried that I might not have time but thanks to the power of leftovers I managed to cobble together my mums it’s not quite risotto!! All I did was use the leftover. Sticky Rice from Monday, add in a tin…

My week of not eating sarnies…day two

Another day, another change to my menu plan!! As we didn’t eat the roast chicken at the weekend we had that last night so I thought I’d use yet more leftover chicken (this time the legs and thighs) and revisit an old favourite – Chicken with roasted veg and couscous… Ingredients A pack of mixed…

My week of not eating sarnies…day one

So after this weekends excitement of not making sarnies I thought I should prove it can be done. Anyone who knows me will know that I had a heavy weekend and don’t do mornings so today was a real test!! But here we are just before 8 o’clock and I’m done, ready to go, with…

My top five workday lunches

One thing I’ve been trying to avoid since I went back to being office-bound 5 days a week is falling into the old routine of sarnies & crisps for lunch, but It’s not easy!! When you are knackered and in a rush all you want is something simple to make but I’ve spent too much…