Mummy’s Sausage Hot Pot I love a one pot dish. They are so simple to make, and yet can have many complexities to them. My sausage hot pot is a kind of casserole. This is a recipe that my mum used to make for me on a cold winters night, she would put it on first thing in…… Continue reading Mummy’s Sausage Hot Pot

Feeding my Family for £40 a Week

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How much should we spend on our family food shop? How can I save money but still eat well? How can I survive on a tight budget every week? Is it possible to shop locally and still keep to a budget? Absolutely! Photo by Pixabay on Food shopping doesn’t need to cost an arm…… Continue reading Feeding my Family for £40 a Week


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Photo by Anna Guerrero on Lasagne is the single most favourite meal in my household. Seconds? “Yes Please!” they all shout. This is one of those meals where I have to make it big or hear the moans that there isn’t enough for all. It is a rather simple recipe really. You just need…… Continue reading Lasagne

Spinach and Chicken Spaghetti

Pasta dishes are one of the most easiest and simplest meals. Yet they can be healthier than some other home cooked meals as you can add in loads of vegetables and make your own sauces reducing the salt and sugar content. This was a recipe I made by accident trying to attempt a cheese pasta dish.