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Roasted sweetcorn, red onion, parsley and sour cream salad

What is it about tasty mush at the moment? It seems to be all I am capable of in the kitchen. I thought a jaunty piece of parsley would help make it look less mushy, but it still looks like … Continue reading

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Dhanya and green chilli sweetcorn fritters with grated parmesan

I didn’t grow up with sweetcorn fritters. They were always an exotic luxury I had at other people’s houses. I grew up on birthday parties with cheese, gherkins and raisins instead of fritos and cheese curls. For many years I … Continue reading

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Spicy roasted carrot, sweetcorn, green beans, olives with danish feta and mixed seeds

Most of the time the vegetarian option consists of boiled butternut, green beans or carrots; sometimes smothered in sugar, but almost always soggy and limp. Or there are peppers. Slimy peppers that burp up for the next 24 hours. Using … Continue reading

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Wholewheat spaghetti, sweetcorn, sundried tomato, almond, dhanya, chilli and garlic (dinner on the quick)

I got home late and my body hurt from carrying furniture up and down a steep flight of stairs all weekend. My brain hurt from teaching all day. I was so hungry I needed to eat something within 15 minutes … Continue reading

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