Baked Oats

Baked Oats

Baked Oats I have been following Slimming World for a few weeks now in my ongoing attempts to lose weight. I cant stand boring or bland food, so am constantly looking for nice things to eat that are allowed. I’ve written before about how delicious overnight oats are,...
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...
Vegetable and hummus pie

Vegetable and hummus pie

Vegetable and hummus pie Savory vegetarian pie recipes are always popular and this version is one we made in my cookery group. This is not only a vegetarian recipe but just happens to be a vegan vegetable pie too.  I found the recipe in Delicious, but have changed it...
Beetroot burgers, 41p

Beetroot burgers, 41p

Beetroot burgers, 41p This is a new recipe I tried today, in our ongoing mission to have more purple portions – beetroot burgers. Packed full of veg and all the goodness that implies, and if it is of interest to you, it is vegetarian, vegan if you leave out the egg,...
Ever tried cooking your muesli?

Ever tried cooking your muesli?

Ever tried cooking your muesli? Tried something new at breakfast this morning. I have watched a couple of Jamie Oliver’s new TV programme, Everyday Super Food, and there a few things that I liked the look of, and I ended up getting the book. I know, I know, I’m...