Goodbye Porridge, Hello Turnip

Winter_Brekkie
I made this for breakfast

Roasted turnips and barley

A miraculously poached egg

If it’s winter then let it be winter.

I feel much better now

I feel special…

as though my life is secretly rich.

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19 thoughts on “Goodbye Porridge, Hello Turnip

  1. Never even thought of roasted turnips!. the poached egg looks perfect and is that bacon….

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  2. Cooking good food for ourselves is a wonderful way of nourishing ourselves, on more than just the physical level. Looks great!

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    • jamborobyn says:

      Thanks Annette. It was delicious. I still don’t know how it happened – as in, it wasn’t a planned meal. I was starving, the only fresh thing I had were a few little turnips. I wondered how barley and turnips would taste if they weren’t floating in soup. Surely one day I’ll figure out how to poach an egg… Definitely a heartening experience for body, mind and soul.

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  3. Lorraine Spencer says:

    Looks tasty Robyn. And your life IS secretly rich.

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    • jamborobyn says:

      Yes, it certainly felt that way. Rich. The “positive” thoughts can float around in my head and I can regurgitate them at will, but they are just ideas until I actually feel it – until it matches my experience. Then it becomes reality. That’s why I took a quick snap, but then the photo came out so well that I just had to share or I would have exploded!

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  4. Rivera says:

    Looks absolutely delicious! Umm.. What’s for Din-Din..?? ๐Ÿ˜‰

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  5. charlypriest says:

    Iยดll have breakfast with you next day you make one of those

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  6. Cat says:

    That’s quite a breakfast, Robyn. I don’t eat ready made meals, but effort is minimum and breakfast is never anything more than cereal… I am impressed

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    • jamborobyn says:

      Thanks Cat, the whole experience was definitely one worth repeating. Have never been able to cope with breakfast cereal so I usually just have a cup of coffee. It surprised me just how pleased I was with myself (feels like it’s been years).

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  7. Nomzi Kumalo says:

    I know that feeling. Marvelous. ๐Ÿ™‚

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