Articles by PJ

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Picnic along the “Maas”

Date: 31-08-2009

This is our picnic along the Maas/Meuse. In our cute picnic basket we brought: sandwiches of sour dough bread with arugula, my asian chicken and a bit of kewpy mayo, bf made yoghurt scones and I made raspberry …

Category: Dish of the Day, General

Supermarket sushi

Date: 20-08-2009

Had supermarket sushi for lunch. Don’t often buy it, because it’s always a bit of a disappointment. This one wasn’t an exception. Eventough I took it out of the fridge well in advance, the rice was still too …

Category: Take away

Geek food talk

Date: 20-08-2009

On msn I was talking to P the friend in the Hague, who I bought the baking tin for. He wanted to make his own cheesecake. On World of Warcraft I was talking to A about how P …

Category: General

Marinated Chicken thighs

Marinated Chicken thighs
Date: 16-08-2009

Marinade: Soysauce Hoisin sauce Dark Chinese soysauce Ketchup Garlic powder ginger During the week I don’t feel like cooking most of the time. Especially now during this hot summer. So I got the idea of cooking some food …

Category: Chicken

Saturday dinner

Date: 16-08-2009

As stated in my previous post we went over to a friend for dinner in the Hague. I helped him cook while Stefan the bf played on the Xbox. We made a version of Gemista, Greek stuffed tomatoes. …

Category: Dish of the Day

Saturday shopping

Date: 16-08-2009

Saturday we went shopping to buy a glass teapot for our blooming teas. It is a little bit small, but is perfect for us. We don’t usually drink that much tea anyways. At the same store we also …

Category: Shopping

Leftovers Pasta Salad

Date: 12-08-2009

Monday was weekend’s leftovers day. I made a Pasta Salad with marinated artichoke, sundried tomatoes, arugula and Italian dressing (out of a packet). The artichoke, arugula and tomatoes were leftovers from my Veggi Puffs. Had a little bit …

Category: Dish of the Day

Last Friday and Sunday dishes

Date: 10-08-2009

The photo’s I made of my latest cooking experiments didn’t turn out very well unfortunately, but I still want to share them. Last friday I made veggi puffs. I pre-baked ready-made puff pastry for 15 minutes. I let …

Category: Dish of the Day, Take away

DotD: Porkchops with Mini Potatoes and Salad

Date: 06-08-2009

Added a new category to nombelina.com: Dish of the Day. Should be dish of yesterday really, but who cares :p. This category is for simple food pics with no recipes. Yesterday we had porkchops with mini potatoes (called …

Category: Dish of the Day

Spaghetti and meatballs from scratch

Spaghetti and meatballs
Date: 04-08-2009

I used to make “lazy spaghetti” and just buy a jar of sauce, mix in ground meat and throw it on the pasta. Et voila dinner is ready. But making your own sauce is just as easy. So …

Category: Pasta