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Vegan Meal Plan – 27 February 2017

A quick meal plan only this week… Monday Dinner: Pasta with homemade tomato sauce and ‘Bean Balls’.  I made the bean balls with kidney beans. Tuesday  Dinner: Vegetable Korma with Brown Rice.  This was a recipe from a new cookbook called Bowls of Goodness by Nina Olsson. I’ve never made a Korma before but it… Continue reading Vegan Meal Plan – 27 February 2017

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Vegan Meal Plan – 13 February 2017

I’ve been very slow with this meal plan and am a week behind now but it’s finally here and I’ll do it as a what I ate last week post… I feel like I start a post each week with the words…its been a busy week! It is only the last few months that I’ve… Continue reading Vegan Meal Plan – 13 February 2017

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Vegan Meal Plan – 6 February 2017

I aimed to be a bit more organised this week, especially with my lunches but the week didn’t pan out how I’d hoped and I’m still feeling a bit down.  Thankfully I think I have figured out what is wrong.  I’ve realised I seem to have had a return of my orignal menopause symptoms.  I… Continue reading Vegan Meal Plan – 6 February 2017

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Meal Plan w/c 23 January 2017

It has been a busy week, I got a promotion at work so it means more responsibility and Rich is also very busy.  We are in the middle of decorating our lounge, so that is a mess, with horrid bare walls that have had the wallpaper scraped off. We’ve got a carpenter coming to do… Continue reading Meal Plan w/c 23 January 2017

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Meal Plan 6-9 January 2017

Near the end of the week I start thinking about what meals I will make the following week and therefore what shopping I need to do.  I have found it helps to have a rough list of what cupboard items I have and I just update this as I use things.  In the past I… Continue reading Meal Plan 6-9 January 2017

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Moving on

Back in business… It has been a while… Nearly a year in fact!  I started this blog as a follow on from the blog I wrote when I had my bone marrow transplant.  The aim was to document the change in lifestyle that I (and my husband, Rich) had adopted since I recovered, to have… Continue reading Moving on

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Meal Planning

Every Friday afternoon I sit down and plan our meals for the following 7 days.  I start our week on a Saturday, purely because, as a general rule, that is the day we go food shopping! I try and have a balance between wholesome, scratch made meals and meals that don’t take ages to put… Continue reading Meal Planning