[what I ate.] 28 January – 3 February 2019

28. January

Oatmeal porridge with puffed millet and chia seeds.

Minced meat soup. I forgot to take a photo of my portion, so this is what the soup looked like in the pot xD

Plain yoghurt with frozen black currants.

Turkey meatballs and garlic roasted broccoli.

29. January

Nettle rye bread with salted salmon and cold meds… oh so many cold meds this week…

An apple and some peanut butter.

Miso soup with mung bean sprouts and wakame.

More miso soup, some turkey meatballs and cucumber.

30. January

Nettle rye bread with salted salmon.

An apple and some peanut butter.

Sour cream and onion pringles flavoured instant noodles xD These were funny tasting. Not bad, but not good enough to buy again.

31. January

Creamy lemon quark and nettle rye bread with salted salmon.

Chickpea curry with quinoa and some coffee.

1. February

Coffee and some blueberries

Matcha latte @ Gotsu

Kimchi stew with pork and a bit of rice. Best cure for illness ever.

Shared these kimchi mandu with hubby. They were delicious!

Some chickpea curry and nettle rye bread. I didn’t finish all of the curry.

2. February

An apple some and peanut butter.

Pocari Sweat and a couple of boiled eggs.

Hubby brought some chicken spring rolls and spicy shrimp soup for dinner.

3. February

Bitter caramel Pukupuku Tai monaka. So good!

A rice bowl with tuna from Yui Sushi Burrito.

[what I ate.] 7 – 13 January 2019

7. January

A banana.

Coffee, a couple of rye bread-chocolate truffles.

Minced meat soup with sour cream. Turmeric-onion bread with avocado and tomato.

Japanese style tofu curry with rice.

Arepas! I ordered 3 different ones to share with hubby. This one was with pulled beef.

With refried beans.

With chicken and avocado. So delicious!

8. January

Honey-ginger tea, an apple.

Boiled pelmeni with mushroom sauce and some arugula.

Beef pilaf.

Soba noodles with some tomato and wakame miso soup.

Some lychees. It was my first time trying them and I loved their mild flavour.

9. January

Some hazelnut-cranberry pastry with chocolate.

An orange.

Chili con carne with spaghetti.

Sourdough bread with butter.

And some with honey.

Pelmeni with sour cream.

10. January

Brownie quark.

Coffee, Karl Fazer Dumle milkchocolate. So good!

Coffee, corn bread, minced meat soup.

Cherry cake.

11. January

Mashed potatoes with beef sauce and some baked veggies.

A couple of bites of this delicious caramel pastry.

Strawberry milkshake.

Minced meat soup and toast with beef sausage.

12. January

Pear yoghurt, coffee.

Toast with vegetable paté.

Coffee, a smoked white fish-rice pastry.

French fries.

Mushroom soup with sour cream and a cheese pastry.

13. January

Coffee, poppyseed pastry.

Mushroom soup with sour cream.

Rice with tuna, wakame, soy sauce, sour cream and tomatoes.

[what I ate.] 24-30. December 2018

24. December – Yule

Porridge with butter and jam.

Meat jelly (sült) and coffee.

Sauerkraut and boiled potatoes, roast duck.

Roast pork, marinated cucumber.

And blood sausage too!

Tea and delicious delicious cake.

25. December

Coffee and cake.

Walnut-caramel candies I made.

Coffee, sauerkraut, potatoes, blood sausage and other meats.

Kringel.

Berry jelly with ice cream.

26. December

Cucumber and sausage sandwich and some meat jelly (sült).

Coffee and porridge with butter.

Coffee and cake.

More cake :p

Coffee and tuna sandwich.

27. December

Coffee and some couscous.

Scrambled eggs and ham.

Coffee, some buckwheat, roast beetroot and salad.

28. December

Buckwheat and roast beetroot.

Coffee and a chocolate lollypop.

Onigiri senbei.

Meatballs in creamy parsley sauce with rice and salad.

29. December

Porridge and flatbread with cream cheese and sausage.

Some pretty crappy churros.

Coffee, persimmon smoothie.

Jellied beef and horseradish chips and two cheese cookies.

30. December

Jellied meat, wakame salad, garlic sprouts, pickled cucumber, tomato, a meatball and some mayonnaise.

Meat pastry grandmother sent.

Funny honey flavoured candies.

Blood pudding with salad and mayonnaise.

[what I ate.] 12-18. November 2018

12. Nov

Coffee, grilled cheese sandwiches with sausage.

Spinach soup with sour cream and cheese puffs.

Pucca chocolate filled cookies.

13. Nov

12 grain energy snack. Inga sent these to us from Texas. Quite a yummy treat.

Vegetable soup and bread with butter.

Red wine, rice with Japanese style curry @ Marit’s place.

Apple cake with ice cream.

14. Nov

Half an apple pastry.

Toasted rye bread, poached eggs with some salad and tuna.

A quark pastry.

Tuna bowl and chicken soup from Yui. Also stole some karaage from hubby’s bowl.

A treat we brought from Catalonia. I have no idea what it was, but it was good. Tasted of nuts and chocolate.

Tarhun soda and potato chips.

15. Nov

Sea salt and caramel marshmallow in dark chocolate.

Mashed potatoes with barley and cottage cheese salad. Also had some kombucha.

Soup with rice noodles.

Rice noodles with veggies and sour cream. Also had some rye bread with smoked beef sausage.

16. Nov

Coffee, beetroot-chocolate brownie.

Tuna pie and salad.

Delicious delicious matcha latte @ Washoku Story.

Karaage.

Tonkotsu soy ramen.

17. Nov

A cinnamon bun.

Fries @ Kivi Käärid Paber.

Roast beef and grilled Roman lettuce with black garlic aioli and onion crisps.

Captain America party: brownies, potato chips and vodka cocktails.

We also made soda floats 😀

Rice with soy sauce, sour cream and a beetroot-cream cheese stuffed cutlet.

18. Nov

Rice with furikake and a beetroot-cream cheese stuffed cutlet.

Fried ginko nuts and Gutetama custard filled chocolate. The ginko nuts were slightly bitter, but tasty. The chocolate was yummy.

Salted caramel Kit Kat and coffee.

Some Tõmmu candies.

Fried potatoes with smoked beef sausage, cottage cheese and some cucumber.

Shared some snacks with hubby: Osatsu crisps (from Tokyo), Sakusaku Panda Halloween cookies (from Okayama prefecture), white chocolate raisin sandwich cookie (from Saitama prefecture), apple butter financier (from Tokyo) and Halloween Poteco pumpkin gratin sncaks (from Saitama prefecture). The Osatsu crisps were meh, so hubby ate most. Panda cookies were cute and yummy. Did not like the raisin cookie. The pumpkin gratin snacks were good and the apple butter cake/cookie was super delicious.

[what I ate.] 29. October – 4. November 2018

29. October

Coffee and doughnuts. Shared the doughnuts with Kadi.

Instant noodles.

Blood sausages and salad with edible flowers.

A marron glacé I bought in Catalonia. The texture was interesting.

30. October

Baked potatoes with Chinese cabbage, mushrooms and blue cheese.

Roasted corn and some chestnuts I took to work to share. The corn is epic delicious, but the chestnuts were a bit of a disappointment. I expected the chestnuts to be crunchy, because the package said they were peeled and toasted, but instead they were soaked in something and soft. Oh well.

I forgot to take a pic of dinner. I had a tuna cutlet with some salad.

Sister came for a visit and brought some ice cream.

31. October

Some freshly squeezed juice, coffee and a kama-black currant smoothie bowl with yoghurt, granola and fruit.

Chicken-cauliflower lasagna (I had some leftover scraps) and salad.

Rice cereal with milk and a quark pastry.

1. November

Kama-black currant smoothie bowl with yoghurt, granola and fruit.

Eggplant curry and brown rice.

Spinach pancakes and some salad with edible flowers and marinated pumpkin.

2. November

Coffee, some rye bread with butter.

Tuna pie with coleslaw salad.

Half a spinach pancake, a slice of tuna pie, some marinated pumpkin and vegetable soup with leafy greens.

A lemon mantecado. It’s a type of very crumbly shortbread that is usually made using pig fat. Delicious and the texture was super funny, reminding me of powdered sugar when it crumbled.

3. November

A peach kefir dessert.

Coffee, baked apple smoothie (shared with hubby) and tuna sandwiches. The smoothie was tasty. I don’t dislike cinnamon the way I used to anymore and find myself actually enjoying the taste on occasion.

Shared some snacks with hubby: Apple Cramel Yakkoi Sable (from Aomori prefecture) and a Sweet Potato Galette (from Osaka). The chewy sable was really yummy and so was the sweet potato cookie. It was adorable how the sweet potato cookie looked like an actual slice of Japanese sweet potato.

Dadu Moonlight Black ice cream 😀 This was cool looking and yummy! The ice cream was cherry flavoured.

Lamb stomach and other innards soup with sour cream and parsley. Good stuff! And some rye bread with butter.

White bread with beef liver paté.

Slow cooked beef, mashed potatoes and carrots with beef gravy and some marinated cucumber.

Banana bread with dried cranberries.

Delicious raspberry cake.

4. November

Coffee, rice porridge and some banana bread.

Raspberry cake.

Sandwiches with beef sausage and marinated cucumber.

Coffee, slow cooked beef, baked potatoes and marinated cucumber.

Shared with hubby some ice coffee chocolate sandwich cookies (from Saitama prefecture). They were really tasty.

Duck flavoured Cup Noodles. A nostalgic taste for me.

Some melissa tea and pumpkin pancakes.

… 15. May 2018

Coffee, couscous salad and a grilled sandwich with sausage and cheese.

Champignon-rice noodle soup with coconut milk.

Pocari Swat jelly drink. A nostalgic taste from Japan for me.

Dark chocolate covered sea salt caramel marshmallow.

Potato chips.

Pickled cucumber and boiled sausages. I didn’t eat the tuna rice.