Homemade Sausage Rolls

Homemade sausage rolls

      Love sausage rolls? Making your own takes just minutes to do. With just two ingredients you can bake a batch any time making them perfect for lunch boxes, snacks or picnics. Makes approximately 2 dozen buffet sized sausage rolls.   Ingredients: 400g sausage meat (or sausages with the skins removed) 1 x 500g […]

How short date shopping can cut your grocery bill by 70%

Expiry date printed on product box

    Every day thousands of pounds worth of perfectly edible food is thrown out in households all over the country because the sell by date has expired. WRAP.org.uk reported that the average family in the UK throws out approximately £60 worth of food and drink each month – that’s around £720 and 4.2 million […]

Why you should get out of debt (and stay that way)

Man holding an empty wallet

    There are many people who will find themselves in an endless cycle of debt throughout their lives and you might be one of them. You may have been brought up with it and think that it’s a normal part of living. Perhaps you don’t think twice about that car loan because, after all, […]

Potato Gnocchi with Tomato and Basil Sauce

Gnocchi with tomato and basil sauce

    Potato gnocchi is an extremely simple meal to make which you can flavour in a combination of ways. At well under £3 for a family of four, this is a delicious meal that won’t break the bank. Serves 4-6   Ingredients: 1kg potatoes 3 eggs 400g plain flour salt and pepper 1 tin […]

5 Quick Ways to Save Money on Food

Woman shopping at the supermarket

      Food is something we all need of course, but we don’t need to spend a fortune in order to eat well. Here are a few simple ways which can help save pounds on your grocery shop:  

8 Ways To Eat Your 5-A-Day For Less

Five A Day 5 a day

    There is little doubt about it, fresh fruit and vegetables do cost more than their sugar-laden, junk food counterparts. Tightening the purse strings doesn’t mean having to forgo the good stuff – you can still eat well on a budget by changing the way you shop a little. With a little know-how your […]

Refreshing Honey and Banana Smoothie

refreshing banana and honey smoothie

      This is a perfect pick-me up on a hot summer’s day as well as being the ideal recipe for old bananas that have seen better days! Serves 4   Ingredients: 3 very ripe bananas 2tbsp honey 300ml milk 100ml water 10 ice cubes   Method: Chop bananas and place into blender with […]