If I had to list things I’d like to receive in a parcel at work, then beef jerky would rank pretty damned highly…so imagine my excitement when the dream became a reality and the lovely blogger Willyums actually sent me a packet of chewy, meaty goodness to my desk last week….
Mum has always been clued up about nutrition. When I was about 10 years old I did a biology project where I had to write down everything I ate and work out all the calories and general goodness in my meals….
I had a bit of beef fillet left over from the beef wellington, so I gave my Mum a ring for some inspiration. She suggested that I did a stroganoff, which traditionally uses fillet steak….
My maternal grandfather is a vegetarian. Even more unusually, the great grandmother on my paternal side was a vegetarian too. She lived in a very early hippy colony and owned an organic food shop….