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FPC 11/1/18 Macaroni Cheese  Recipe

FPC 11/1/18 Macaroni Cheese Recipe

Serves 4-6 adults 12 oz macaroni 4 spring onions 1 clove garlic crushed 4 oz button mushrooms (optional) 2 tablespoons plain flour 1 pint milk handful cherry tomatoes 8 oz cheddar cheese 1 generous teaspoon dijon mustard 1 cup of fresh bread crumbs Method: Preheat […]

FPC 10/1/18 Living in Reverence

FPC 10/1/18 Living in Reverence

When you have a budget to stick to meals can become so very interesting, creativity is a necessary ingredient!. Yesterday’s meal was a potluck  in a one pie dish meal, all little portions of left overs from the freezer, tuna pasta, cauliflower cheese, 2 different […]

Imbolc Prep & FPC 9/1/18 Monday Curry

Imbolc Prep & FPC 9/1/18 Monday Curry

As promised the recipe from last night’s meal. Yet another recipe my dear friend Lynn from America taught me when we were feeding visiting missionary students and needed to make a little go a long way. Monday Curry is a life saver, you can use […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 4th Parsnip Soup recipe. Dilemmas of  purchases.

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 4th Parsnip Soup recipe. Dilemmas of purchases.

So today we need to go buy milk out of the £25 budget, we get through around 4 litres a week minimum for 4/5 of us. Do we keep with the farm milk at £1.50 a litre or go with supermarket organic at £1.15, saving […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 3rd Storm Eleanor and Lentil soup

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018. Jan 3rd Storm Eleanor and Lentil soup

All our beetroot is in now from the allotment, I have made it into soup and into ice cream, drunk it in juices, I have pickled, spiced, baked, boiled and roasted it, eaten it raw in salads, given it to neighbours, to friends, to relatives […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018, Jan 2nd Running out of essentials already!

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018, Jan 2nd Running out of essentials already!

So far it has been all about the food but also included in this challenge are cleaning, toiletries and other non food items. So being super organised (laugh) I have already run out of washing up liquid, however I used to use soap nuts for […]

January 1st 2018 Frugal Pantry Challenge

January 1st 2018 Frugal Pantry Challenge

Happy New Year! Already I am seeing good results from this January drive I am on to get off the merry go round of  just purchasing things, (almost automatum), to fill a perceived need or gap, really exposing a mindset of living from lack rather […]

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018, day 3, (last day of inventory and prepping). The kitchen Cupboards!

Frugal Pantry Challenge Jan 2018, day 3, (last day of inventory and prepping). The kitchen Cupboards!

Today is a pretty busy day being new Years Eve so instead of listing every single item in the kitchen I am posting some pics of my cupboards and shelves and as we go through the month I am planning on these emptying by all […]

Spiced Cashew Milk Tonic

Spiced Cashew Milk Tonic

I am starting a new category on my blog called ‘Foods That Heal’. I have found that I will often research nutritional values and benefits of foods and even pin recipes on my board and tuck ideas written on paper into recipe books only to […]

Crunchy Maca Granola

Crunchy Maca Granola

  I love working with foods that are fresh, full of vitality and colour, I adore pouring over ingredients as to their health giving properties, how they combine, where best to obtain them. Two things I am prioritising at the moment is the health of […]