Picsou and Jasmine. Our very fussy cats


So I have written a few posts about feeding my fussy and sometimes homesick husband but he is not the only fussy eater in our house. Anyone who has owned a Siamese cat will know just how fussy and vocal this breed can be. In fact as I write this Jasmine is screaming for attention! … Continue reading

Algerian lentil soup (Chorba Adas)


After eating stodgy comfort food I’m craving lighter and healthier meals. Soup is the perfect choice, easy after work meals packed with veg and pulses and still warming during a cold January in London. I cook two types of lentil soup, the smooth Egyptian red lentil soup and this Algerian version using green lentils which … Continue reading