5 Quick Ways to Save Money on Food

      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

    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

      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 […]

Caramelised Baked Banana and Yoghurt Pudding

    Here is a healthy pudding that the whole family is bound to love – and it’s the perfect way to use up those old bananas too!   Serves 4:   Ingredients:  4 very ripe bananas (overripe ones are great for this) 80g light brown sugar 500g Greek yoghurt Juice and zest of one […]

Speedy Cheese Straws

    A delightfully quick and simple twist on the old party favourites suited for lunch boxes and picnics, or even just to snack on. Be warned though, they are extremely more-ish!   Ingredients: 500g puff pastry 200g cheese   Method: Preheat oven to 180ºC/350ºF/Gas Mark 4. Grate cheese and set aside. On a floured […]

Speedy Chocolate Banana Pudding

      When the kids want a quick, sweet and healthy snack in one but time is limited, this Chocolate Banana Pudding takes mere seconds to whip up. Not only is it super-speedy to make but it only needs two ingredients! This recipe serves four.   Ingredients: 4 bananas (must be very soft and […]

Banana Pancakes

    This is a delicious alternative to toast or cereal for breakfast. In fact, it makes for a delicious treat at any time of the day!   Makes approximately 12 pancakes   Ingredients: 350g plain flour 50g sugar 2 very ripe bananas 2tsp baking powder 2 eggs 200ml milk Butter or oil for frying […]