Bacon & Sweetcorn Pie

Bacon & Sweetcorn Pie

Bacon & Sweetcorn Pie This post was first written in June 2013 and updated in June 2021. This recipe is one of those extremely variable ones. You can bake this as a pie, leave the top of and bake as a bacon and sweetcorn tart, or steam it as a pudding and change...
Bacon, Olive and Cheese Loaf Cake

Bacon, Olive and Cheese Loaf Cake

Bacon, Olive and Cheese Loaf Cake The U3A cookery group came round today. We have such fun, exploring recipes, stirring, tasting, baking and talking about flavours, options and possibilities. Not to mention the large amount of laughter and gossiping that goes on! This...
Weekly Meal Plan Twelve

Weekly Meal Plan Twelve

Weekly Meal Plan Twelve Weekly Meal Plan Twelve For this, our twelfth weekly meal plan for 2 adults and 2 children (up to around age 10 needing 1700 calories each), we base it around a whole chicken, bacon, sausage and lots of vegetables. As at 16th February 2019, you...
Bacony tomatoey pasta

Bacony tomatoey pasta

Bacony tomatoey pasta This recipe was suggested by Ailsa Jones on the Facebook group. Look in the comments if you’d like to see the original recipe. I forgot the garlic and the smoked paprika mind, and they would both be lovely additions.   Bacony tomatoey pasta...
Spaghetti Carbonara – 41p a portion

Spaghetti Carbonara – 41p a portion

Spaghetti Carbonara – 41p a portion This post was last revisited, repriced and updated in April 2018 Inspired by the Great British Budget Menu, I thought I would have a look at the Carbonara sauce recipe I use and see how much it costs. One of my favourite...