Find out why I meal plan & it’s benefits

Until about 6 months ago I used to just either cook whatever we had in the freezer or had defrosted or we ordered a take away if we couldn’t be bothered to cook. However as our circumstances have changed and money has become really tight we’ve had to change our …

Viennese Whirls

Hooray Great British Bake Off is back! Along with this comes the Great Blogger Bake Off which is hosted by the lovely Jenny at Mummy Mishaps. Now I love taking part and couldn’t wait to sign up to bake along, I just completely underestimated how much energy the recovery from my …

Saving money on your food bills

So earlier in the year I had mentioned ways in which we are going to start to look at cutting costs and saving money on a monthly basis and in this post I am going to look at food. Now currently I would count ourselves fortunate that we can afford …

Getting kids involved in cooking healthy meals

Children can be fussy little things at times, especially when it comes to food. However with so much published on the good and bad foods and what they should and shouldn’t be eating, its always a constant battle parents are facing. Wholegrain Goodness, a non-profit organisation for the promotion of …

*Recipe* Christmas chocolate truffles

Recently we were asked to do a bit of baking in the run up to Christmas by Waitrose. So after a quick discussion we decided we’d start of with an easy recipe of their site. The Christmas chocolate truffles sound and looked yummy, plus they looked super easy. Perfect for …