Evening all, We’ve been gallivanting around lots of shops this evening trying to get bits and pieces for Christmas, so the shop is a bit all over the place today! I noticed a couple more prices going up so I’ve updated the spreadsheet. I’ve not included anything Christmassy in this post as I’ll be doing… Continue reading Shopping 24/11/17
Evening all, Liv is nagging me to get up-to-date on the blog, and with good reason as I promised I wouldn’t disappear again! This week we went shopping twice, once on Sunday and today (Friday). This was to enable us to change our shopping day to Friday as Tuesdays were not working for us in… Continue reading Shopping Cost Tracker + this week’s shopping
(no photo because I accidentally deleted it – next time I make this I’ll update the post! For an idea of what it should look like, check out here.) A little late with this guys, sorry! But if you’re lucky you may still have some pumpkin lying around after Halloween (or friendly colleagues trying to… Continue reading Perfect Pumpkin Pie
Hi All Liv here. We recently celebrated bonfire night with a traditional Yorkshire bonfire night tea. This includes pie, jacket potato, mushy peas and copious amount of mint sauce! Unfortunately, just as we were about to serve the food, I realised that our jar of mint sauce in the fridge had only a fraction of… Continue reading Foraged Foods: Mint Sauce for less than 2p!
Evening all, Just a quick shopping update but hopefully a pumpkin pie recipe coming later this week! We spent a full £25 this week but that did include quite a lot of treats and also some Christmas items. It’s really important to start building your supplies early, if you can, so that it doesn’t come… Continue reading Shopping 7/11/17
Hey guys, Sammi here! It’s patisserie week so what wonderful creations do I have in store for you today? Vegan meringues. Yes, you read that right. The crumbly, sweet and sometimes chewy goodness traditionally made with egg whites CAN be made vegan. I’m sure some of you are smiling now, you know the… Continue reading #GBBO Patisserie Week – 2p Meringues
Morning all! So after much debate (and once we returned from our glorious food paradise in London) we decided we would try to making a cheating version of a clanger! This is ultimate cheapskate food – we couldn’t be bothered with the faff of suet pastry and steaming and all of that nonsense. No fancy… Continue reading #GBBO Forgotten Bakes Week – 27.3p (Not-A-) Clanger