If you’re a Mum who’s ALWAYS in a hurry like me, then adding yet another job to your “to do” list might seem like crazy advice. But, believe me, this one will save you time and money in the long run. I truly believe there are hundreds of reasons why you should ALWAYS write a […]
Food on a Budget
Family meal ideas to help you stick to your budget.
I don’t know about you, but as a Mum of three, quick family meals on a budget are something that I NEED in my life! There’s barely an evening passes by without one of the children needing shipping out to some activity or other. Whilst I love that they’re active and they’re getting involved with […]
As you probably know, I’m a HUGE fan of making and saving money wherever I can. One of our biggest outgoings has to be our food shopping. As a family of five, I find that this can really get out of hand if I’m not careful. Cooking on a budget doesn’t actually need to be […]
This chicken pasta recipe is perfect for those of us on a budget. You can adapt it to suit what you’ve got in the fridge too. If you can’t stretch to chicken, or you don’t have any leftover, then it makes a lovely sauce on it’s own. It’s also really quick, so perfect on those […]
Regular readers will know that I’m a HUGE advocate of meal planning as a way of saving HUNDREDS of pounds every year. When we plan our meals ahead, we really do save an absolute fortune on our shopping bill. Those frequent trips to the supermarket without any idea of what we’re going for lead us […]
It’s a well-known misconception that healthy food is expensive. In fact, fruit and vegetables can be pretty cheap to buy. With a bit of forward planning, it’s totally possible to eat a healthy, balanced diet on a budget. So don’t let the fact that things are tight put you off trying to improve your diet. […]