Classic Bircher Bowl

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As I write this, I am sitting in my dressing gown feeling morose because I failed to prepare a bowl of this stuff last night, and thus woke up bereft of muesli and unable to cope with the concept of eating something different since it just wouldn’t be quite as satisfying. And also we have basically nothing else in the house appropriate for breakfast except a bunch of overripe bananas. So, here we are. All the disparaging jokes that people make about those who work from home have now manifested in me, bar the fact that this is not actually my real job but rather a vacuous drain on my husband’s resources. Those totally-unrelated-to-food adverts you are seeing on this page do not constitute a revenue stream for me, I am afraid.

However, this post is not intended to be about my impending slide towards joining a dubious multi-level marketing scheme in a desperate bid to once again ‘lean in‘ and #Thrive as an adult woman in the workforce. It is about breakfast; the most important meal of the day (not including morning tea). read more…