Thursday, April 14, 2011


Now I know this is going to shock you when I say this but once again I am sick....
Again you say...............
Yep again......... except this time it isn't my legs no I have some sort of virus and God it has knocked me for six.I have had it off and on for around 6 weeks but since Monday  BAM it hit me hard......

Anyway on Monday (before I was sick) I decided to cook the family  some soup  (thank god I did because I managed to stretch it for 3 days and Kev said it got better each day ) ...

Now this is a new recipe so Monday night soup was a follow the recipe night.On Tuesday I added bacon pieces and on Wednesday night I put more stock and 2 lamb shanks,Kev really loved this one..

                                                Autumn Tomato and Vegetable Soup

Chop and fry in some olive oil the following

1 brown onion
1 celery stick
2 garlic cloves
cook till onion has softened

now add
1 large zucchini chopped
1 red capsicum
cook stirring every now and then

Add 1 litre chicken stock
1 jar of Neapolitan pasta sauce
2 cups of cold water

Simmer till all vegetables are soft then add

1 cup of small pasta shells
1 cup of frozen peas

just before serving add 80gof baby spinach.

Serve with chopped parmesan cheese


  1. Sounds yummy, but how much did you eat? Just hang in there sunshine better days are coming for you. We all have our fingers cross plus everything else humanly possible for you.
    Love Mum xxx

  2. Just made your soup, yum yum yum.


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