Wednesday, 8 July 2015

Week 1 - day 3

 
Despite The Teenager being a lifelong vegetarian I've never made a meatless bolognaise sauce.  That got remedied tonight with some store cupboard and freezer items.  The green lentils were a tad out of date (!) but dried stuff lasts for ages (and technically Lea and Perrins isn't veggie but he tolerates it in some stuff)
 
 
Cooked down into a lovely sauce
 
 
I had some on GF pasta
 
 
 
Then sprinkled some goats cheese on the top.  Really, really tasty! :-)
 
Slow progress on the list but I'm getting there:
  • Make doctor, dentist and optician appointments for me
  • Phone chicken person to arrange collection
  • Book driving lesson for The Teenager
  • Store cupboard and freezer inventory
  • 1 hour of weeding and tidying back garden daily
  • Deep clean both bathrooms
  • Supermarket basics shopping
  • Get sewing machine serviced
  • Take dress to alterations place
Today I spent a whole afternoon cleaning and tidying my eldest DS's flat.  He has ME so finds it difficult to cope with normal house stuff.  Boy, do I ache now!  The Teenager and I had to carry a king size mattress and divan base down 3 flights of stairs to get uplifted by the council.
 
It's still rather wet here so not had a decent spell of weather to spend in the garden but have been doing wee bits and pieces.  My neighbour is away on holiday so I can use his brown bin to get rid of some garden stuff next week. 

4 comments:

  1. Have you ever heard of Henderson's Relish? It's along the lines of woosterchooster sauce but without the anchovy so it's vegetarian.

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  2. Oooo, not seen that one before. Will investigate :-)

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    1. I use a Biona copy of Lea and Perrins, which tastes just the same and is veggie :-)

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  3. Enjoy your long holiday, I made lists when I took 8 months off from last Nov and never got them all done, I survive by lists, but there is always something far more interesting to do than the boring jobs on the list ;)

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