Another tick in the box ✓

by | Personalised Nation | 0 comments

Well, it’s only taken me 144 days but I’ve done it.

It’s been on my tick list since lockdown and I can happily say ‘I have completed it’.

Amongst many culinary delights we’ve created as a family during lockdown, a curry has always been on the agenda.

I even brought Kelly an Indian cook book for her birthday last year, but it’s just sat there gathering dust.

So last week I took the plunge.

I’m not entirely sure why it’s taken so long.

I think it’s because the last effort was a TOTAL DISASTER!

It was that bad we ended up throwing it in the bin, and for those who know us, this just doesn’t happen in the Nation household.

And it’s time to get the trumpet out, cus I’m going to blow it.

Do you know why? Because it was AMAZING!

I conjured up a cauliflower, pea, cashew and coconut curry, all served with buttery steamed, dill infused basmati rice.

Better than any take-away I have ever had, honestly.

I like cooking, especially the eating part, but I’ve never ventured into the realms of Indian cuisine.

It always seemed too much hassle, too many spices, too much faff, but after Sunday, I’m thinking it may become a new Nation weekly tradition.

We love trying new stuff, because it’s so easy to get stuck in a rut.

It’s so easy to keep doing the same thing, over and over again.

One of the things we did within Personalised Nation during lockdown is reassess everything.

We’ve reassessed our suppliers, processes and systems.

To help us become a better supplier to our clients.

It’s a great task to do, trust me.

It means we don’t become complacent, which is worth the time and effort it takes to do it.

Right, I’m off to get my apron on.

This week’s delight is a smokey red pepper and paneer curry, I’m even going to rock up some bread.

Wish me luck!

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

About Us

Our awesome team handle the full gambit of brand design and promotion.

We produce ALLURING graphics, websites that WOW, EPIC print products and SUPERIOR signage and are equipped to tackle any scale of project.

And because we cover the whole caboodle, we safeguard your brand like no other, ensuring a CONSISTENT approach and PREMIUM finish every time.

Recommended posts

Busy, busy, busy

Busy, busy, busy

It has been a busy week for us here. Zoom meetings, client meetings, networking and HALF TERM😮 Hence the short email this week. How do you keep 4 kids occupied when you can’t take them anywhere or see anyone? Normally we would be catching up with friends and family...

Let it go, let it go!

Let it go, let it go!

Probably the most used words sang in our house over the past 3 months. Thank goodness it’s sung by the kids and not me and Mat. We don’t exactly have voices of angels I tell you. But the kids do, not sure where they get them from, it’s certainly not me and Mat. And...

Run Forrest, Run!

Run Forrest, Run!

Well, not quite run, more of a brisk walk. But as they say: “Out with the old and in with the new”“New year, new me”And all that jazz! Now I’m not one for New Year resolutions to be honest. I think they are a waste of time. But having used the last 2 lockdowns and an...

Jigsaws, Flying Han Solos and The Best Cheese Ever!

Jigsaws, Flying Han Solos and The Best Cheese Ever!

“Well, that’s it for another year”. That’s what Mat’s nan used to say every Christmas bless her. But it is, another one done. Never thought I’d find myself having a lockdown Christmas to be honest, but any excuse to sit around in my PJ’s playing games, drinking,...