Camping butter bean and sausage surprise

I took a box of random food stuff camping. I wasn’t entirely sure what I was making and ended up making this lot…

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The 'surprise' was that it was utterly delicious!
I fried 2 onions and garlic and added cumin. I stirred in chopped up Red Pepper and cooked it until softened.
I then added smoked paprika and cooked for a few moments longer. I then added a tin of tomatoes and a tin of Organic butter beans.
I added a few Bay leafs and let this cook gently.
On the barbecue I burnt the hell out of the Veggie sausages (as you do) and then chopped the sausages up minus the burnt bits and added them to the tomatoes. Cooked it for about another 10 mins. I then seasoned it all and at the last minute added a few handfuls of spinach.
Then serve! It was lovely served with (see my previous post) camping tatties and a blob of coleslaw.

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Camper van tatties…..

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Oh and some Garlic bread finished it off nicely!
Extremely tasty and both children loved it!

Tasty camper van tatties!

We went out for a Sunday drive in our loved Oval Beetle. We got some much needed fresh air and sunshine and got home a little bit late. My toddler was quite hungry and I needed to rustle up something quickly.
I have brought my son up Vegetarian. I haven’t a clue what other people think about this but he is a very healthy thriving toddler.
I made him a delicious little meal which he chomped his way through!
Why haven’t I made this before?

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What I did was sautéed two thinly sliced potatoes in olive oil. When they began to soften I added a sliced shallot and sliced vegetarian sausage, I also raided the mint from the garden and found some rosemary and fresh oregano in the fridge, chopped it all up and threw it in.
Turning the potatoes so they cook evenly. At the very end I added some baby spinach and halved cherry tomatoes. Cooked for a few minutes longer.
Everyone kept hovering around the pan asking for a taste.
Needless to say I had to make another batch for our supper, I added chillies to ours!
This will be a great little meal when we go camping in our VW camper! I can’t wait to cook this in the fresh air.