Mediterranean Burgers

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How do you get a two-and-a-half year old to eat his veggies, and not in the form of pasta – and no, this is not a trick or rhetorical question. I’m serious and at my wits end with my food snubbing son, who only seems to want to eat gnocchi with pesto sauce. Yet, I think though I may have found the answer to that. . . maybe, or maybe I won’t place all my bets on it and take caution when needed, in other words, I enjoyed them, him not so much. However, the court is still out on that since I must have slipped him a sleeping pill in his lunch and he fell asleep with his mouth full, saying ‘no eat’ and ‘no bed’ – this kid is determined to be difficult sometimes. So the results are ‘inconclusive’ we could say, for now. But I will win this kid over with my cooking, eventually. . or God help me we may have a case of pasta-overuse and abuse soon, wait scratch that I live in Italy, everyone is guilty of the crime of loving the pasta a little too much! Continue reading

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O-M-G Vegan Eggplant Parmesan

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That’s right, vegan, good for you, low calorie, healthy, comforting and cosy eggplant parmesan. . . did I miss any adjectives to describe this? Oh yeah, and deliciously dreamy, creamy and saucy without all the heavy and hard to digest dairy! This willmake you say oh my God and will guaranteed, knock anyone’s socks off, vegan or not! Continue reading