I probably get asked about lunch ideas more than anything else on social media. It’s hard to come up with healthy, cheap lunch ideas when you’re working, or at home with the kids – and having the same thing gets really boring. Continue reading “Super Savvy Lunch Ideas”
I’m so glad, that so many of you have been enjoying my 7 day meal plans. It’s the beginning of a new year, so I thought it was time for something a little bit different… Continue reading “Money Saving Vegetarian Meal Plan”
There is a bit of an obsession in budget food writing. For a long time, lots of them have been pricing up the cost of their meals by only counting the proportion of the ingredient used. For example; if you were pricing up a meal that included 1 egg, and a box of 6 eggs costs 89p, you would only include 15p in the total. Boring I know, but bare with me….. Continue reading “Super Savvy Meal Planner #3”
So here it is, as promised, the second of my #7daysofsavvy meal plans. 7 days, 7 dinners. All the meals are recipes from my cookbook and all are quick, tasty midweek dinners for 4 people…….and the shopping list comes to the grand total of £33!!! As before, I’ve Continue reading “The Savvy Shopper’s Meal Plan #2”
It’s a month today since my cookbook came out, and I’ve been completely blown away by all of the messages I’ve received from you, saying how much you like the recipes and the weekly meal planner in the front of the book…..so, to say thank you, I thought I’d do you another meal planner!
I nearly didn’t write this blog.
I was worried that I might sound a bit preachy about shopping on a budget. I also felt that with my food recycling brimming over this week and my meal planning a little thin on the ground, whether I was the best person to be giving such advice!! Continue reading “The Savvy Guide to Shopping on a Budget”
I am more of a savoury, than sweet person. I will always choose a starter over a dessert and rarely bake cakes. However….I love a scone! I have a great scone recipe that I’ve used over the years and it has never let me down. Continue reading “Lemon & Thyme Scones”
I appreciate that this might seem like a dull topic for a blog, but I can assure you that this will change the way that you eat jacket potatoes forever! Continue reading “The Best Jacket Potatoes Ever!”