Saturday can be a lazy day for us when it comes to food, but we still try and make it as healthy as possible.
For breakfast Mykey made blueberry and banana pancakes drizzled in maple syrup. He has a way of making them really thin and light so that they aren’t overly filling, but still really tasty. I don’t like to feel too full up in the morning, especially if we are going out for a long dog walk straight afterwards.
For lunch we had two whole meal pitta breads sliced into pockets and stuffed with cucumber, fresh tomato, sun dried tomato and hummus.
For dinner we were really lazy and went to the Toby Carvery. Now I know what you’re thinking, however both of the big UK carvery chains have vegan options. Crown has one and Toby has two. You can read more about the Toby Carvery on this great blog site: http://veganvoxblog.blogspot.co.uk/2013/09/the-ordinary-vegan-toby-carvery.html?m=0
I had the vegan shepherd’s pie with loads of veg, but sadly I didn’t take a picture. I found this one online though, so I hope it will suffice. (It’s almost what I had anyway, but with much less potato! :P)
I asked a few people on my Queer Vegan Facebook page if they were interested in seeing every now and again, what I ate in a whole day. The answer was a resounding yes, so here’s what I ate Saturday:
For breakfast I had gluten free rice puffs with four chopped prunes. I also had a frozen berry and soy milk smoothie and a freshly squeezed orange juice. (I’m not fancy! I always buy the cheap soya milk.)
Also, no swish pictures here. Just simple stuff, ok?
We went out for a walk around a small village near us called Pirton. Well I say small, it was 7K and it hammered it down the entire way. I had plenty of water and some salted baked pretzels to keep my resolve in this horrific weather we keep having here.
Lunch was a 3 bean soup with some whole meal toast and Vitalite. (I needed that so badly to warm up.)
Later on for dinner I made an avocado, coriander and iceberg lettuce salad with a lemon dressing, some tortillas and a lovely load of fajita mix. There was enough there for three each. 🙂
Later on in the evening I had a couple of rice cakes with yeast extract and some fruit just to tide me over.
I don’t eat fancy, hard to prepare food everyday. I’d never fit in family time, working out twice a day and of course some gaming if I did!
I hope you like this and look forward to my next WIAT post. 🙂