Use Up Your Over Ripe Bananas: 9 Recipes Under a £1 a head

Out of all the fruit, I buy, the only fruit I let go bad is my humble banana. Everything else gets chucked into a smoothie with a sad and regrettable smile, but the over ripe banana is something that I actually get excited about! (Yes, I am THAT sad!) Bananas …

70 Wines, 1 Goal – Finding the Best, Affordable Wine!

Last Friday, Laura and I went off to London to taste wine for the Co-op. When Co-op invited us we jumped at the chance. We are always on the lookout for deals and never say no to a glass or wine so this was the perfect job for us. Our …

Cheap & Easy Flapjack: A Healthy Picnic Idea

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My kids love picnics, especially when i promise to bring a sweet snack. These flapjacks fill the brief perfectly. They’re sweet, soft, so easy to make and have added fruit that the kids can’t see. Now that’s a win in my book! The fruit acts as the sugar here, so …

Make Your Own: 30p Basic Loaf Recipe

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You don’t need a bread maker to make a simple loaf your family will love. For just 30p, this homemade loaf goes well with soups or stews, and takes sonly 25 minutes to cook in the oven. Make up of only kitchen staples, this really is a family recipe that you can pull …

Battle the Waste: 15 Fail-Safe Cheap Recipes That Use Up Leftovers

I hate food waste. With two little one’s it can’t be helped, but before they came along I was a self-confessed food snob. I’d throw away anything past its best before date and chuck leftover meat away without a seconds thought. Now, with these two extra mouths to feed and …