Tag Archives: risotto

277/365 Today I… am menu planning

Today I… have been menu planning. Looking ahead to next week, I am out Monday to Wednesday evenings with panto and other committments (to be revealed) so I need to choose meals that can be prepared in advance or that … Continue reading

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176/365 Today I…made risotto

Today I made risotto.  It’s my go-to comfort dish that never lets me down. There is something calming and grounding about the stirring- no matter how busy you think you are, you have to just put everything on hold for 20 minutes … Continue reading

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142/365 Today I… am menu planning

Today I… am menu planning. Nice and early, this week. Menus planned and on line shopping ordered for delivery tomorrow. It must be this bloomin’ football which has driven me away from the TV and on to the computer! I … Continue reading

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113/365 Today I…made risotto

Today I…made risotto. It’s my ‘go to’ comfort food- simple, quick, storecupboard cooking that can be livened up by whatever you have at hand. Basic risotto tonight- a leek softened in a little extra virgin rapeseed oil (a new discovery … Continue reading

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66/365 Today I…am menu planning

Today I… am planning my menus for the week ahead. This is something that I have blogged about before- ( see 45/365) it only takes a few minutes and a notebook.  I have noticed several benefits from this simple task: When … Continue reading

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Comfort Food

Isn’t risotto the perfect comfort food?  After a pretty hectic day today it just felt RIGHT to reach for the rice.   I found a butternut squash in the fridge which was quickly chopped and stuck in the oven to … Continue reading

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