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Raisin Sandwich

Raisin Sandwich

Raisins in a sandwich and pan fried? Ooh, yum! Yes please. A super simple anytime snack

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Chickpea Crumble

Chickpea Crumble

a delicious vegan crumble to serve 2 and only 52p a serving, part of a 7 day meal plan to eat on £1 a day

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An Easy Fruit Loaf

An Easy Fruit Loaf

A lovely, slicing, easy to make fruit loaf. Use any dried fruit you have. Cuts into 12 slices at 8p a slice

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Best Book Club Books

Best Book Club Books

The book club I’m in has rules – we all take it in turns to choose a book; we can’t have read it before; and it must cost £5-£6 maximum. This month, we all had to choose three books and we’ll decide which ones we’re going to read. I liked the sound of many of them and I now have an enormous pile of books ‘to be read’!

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Spiced lentil balls

Spiced lentil balls

These little lentil balls are very tasty and could be used much like falafel. Very many flavour variations are possible

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Chocolate Scones

Chocolate Scones

Chocolate scones are a bit different and very delicious. We had one with thick cream and bottled dark cherries. Rock on Black Forest revival!

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Cauliflower leaves – what do you do with them?

Cauliflower leaves – what do you do with them?

Cauliflower leaves and stems. Do you use them? Use as a vegetable, put in curries, stews and casseroles. Or I’ve found finely shredding them using the food processor gives me loads of ways to use them up.

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Vegetable Muffins

Vegetable Muffins

These vegetable muffins are very light and taste delicious. Would be lovely tucked into a lunchbox, or enjoyed alongside a bowl of delicious soup

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