However, when we have a good look around we realise we are usually far from destitute and starving.
Lunchtime today I'm met with the dreaded words so I decided to go for a fossick and see what I could use up. I found:
2 sheets of puff pastry
3 slices of ham
A small portion of cheddar cheese
And here is the result:
Ham and cheese scrolls
And some satisfied children :)