Category Archives: leftovers

Pumpkin Stew

  This satisfying stew can be a vegetable side dish or you can easily turn it into a meal in itself with the addition of cooked cannellini or red kidney beans and/or some sausage or bacon. 

You can also turn it into a marvelous soup by using the blender and adding some cream. Continue reading


Beans and bacon

Very simple to make and so tasty.  Makes a great lunch on its own or as a side dish for a heartier meal, for example in place of potatoes with roast meat.  Add some good, homemade stock and you have a great bean soup.  I love the simplicity of this dish, Continue reading

what to do with leftover chicken????

I do not like to warm leftover chicken — either it has to be really zapped with heat or eaten cold.  So how do you make leftover cold chicken interesting????

There is always the chicken sandwich but since I should not eat bread…. Continue reading