Recipes

5 Store Cupboard Dinners – Frugal Food

5 Store Cupboard Dinners – Frugal Food

You know the situation. The bread has run out. The crisp box is empty. There are no biscuits, and you’re out of fruit for the packed lunches. Your meal plan went out the window, and your fridge isn’t forthcoming when you ask it what’s for dinner. But, […]

Homemade vegetable soup recipe

Homemade vegetable soup recipe

Homemade vegetable soup makes a hearty winter meal for a lazy weekend. Every now and then, I like to throw some stuff together to make a soup. This one’s definitely a winner for Saturday lunchtime in our household. Every last drop slurped up and mopped […]

Turkey & Mushroom Tagliatelle – a meal for four for less than £5

Turkey & Mushroom Tagliatelle – a meal for four for less than £5

I’ve been pretty slack with my meal plans these past two weeks; I’ve been too busy having a mammoth house declutter and clean. So I’ve pretty much been flying by the seat of my pants and what we have in when it’s come to making […]

Savvy Savers’ Superfood Salad!

Savvy Savers’ Superfood Salad!

Superfood salad for lunch today! As I’m not eating bread, I try to make a healthy alternative for lunch, which is often based on what I’ve got available. Today’s salad consists of quinoa, kale, apple, feta and chopped pine nuts. It could do with a […]

Oven-baked chicken – serves four

Oven-baked chicken – serves four

For times when you can’t be bothered to cook (let alone eat), but you don’t want to waste food, and the family needs feeding. I do a weekly meal plan, but it’s nice to be able to tweak it when the need arises, such as […]