I’m no Saint

One of the things I like about SW is that I can have sweet stuff in moderation.
Hubby is very partial to meringue and so am I, so at only 2½ syns per meringue nest, in the early days I would be making my fruit salads with one and a gingernut (also 2½ syns), plus a generous dollop of plain quark.

Hubby saw this is the freezer cabinet, and being meringue with a toffee mousse centre and toffee sauce/scrolls, it appeared to be better for me that the black forest gateaux alongside it, so it hitched a lift home.
toffee-meringue
To show willing in helping me, Hubby offered to serve it up.
This is his idea of His and Hers.

his-n-hers-dessertRight, nice plate. Thanks Love.
nice-plateHowever, in keeping with our niggling sweet tooth, it ended up like this
half-nowwith the intention of having the other half later.

Well, we did, have it later that is, by about ten minutes (well it was mostly meringue underneath) and so I have been walking faster and longer round the Avenue to compensate!

You may remember this from MOH’s visit last August. Sort of the same principle.
pavlova 3 pavlova portion

Here are a few other goodies from the boat kitchen this week.

quiche jacket-no-greens mush-omelette-and-veg spag-bol-with-veg tom-cuc-and-mush-omeletteThe omelette above was made from what was left of my cucumber, a large mushroom (which you can’t see), and some cherry toms.

Speed veg for the week has been broccoli, cauliflower, carrots, mushrooms, cucumber and tomatoes.

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About pensitivity101

Retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination, loves to cook, favourite food everything especially chocolate and jelly babies. Best friends are Hubby and Dog, Bro, MSM and our Dominoes Friend aka MOH (and his dog). Also a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours but times change and we are once again house hunting.
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One Response to I’m no Saint

  1. Your plates look so beautiful. Can’t say that I do it that well.

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