Family meals

egg recipes

Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious

Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious We have three chickens and at one stage we were getting three eggs a day but now sadly we occasionally only get one so I am back to buying eggs. However, bought or home produced, eggs are still one of the most… Read More »Egg Based Dinner Recipes – Economical and Nutritious

fruit and vegetables in boxes

Save money with less food waste at home

Save money with less food waste at home Ensuring we have minimal food waste in our home and thereby saving money is a big priority for me. We are a family of six, including two (nearly three) teenagers with adult appetites, living off one full time salary. The bottom line… Read More »Save money with less food waste at home

roast potatoes

Possibly my Great Granny’s Roast Potato Recipe

Possibly my Great Granny’s Roast Potato Recipe My Dad told me this was the way that his Grandmother used to make roast potatoes but I’m not really sure how accurate that is. This is because she had a cook (terribly posh you see) and although I remember him showing me… Read More »Possibly my Great Granny’s Roast Potato Recipe

homemade takeaways, a seven day family meal plan

Meal Plan – a Week of Homemade Takeaways

Meal Plan – a Week of Homemade Takeaways (From around the world) ~This post contains affiliate links – my full disclosure policy can be found here ~ Who DOESN’T love a great takeaway? Not the Brits! Apparently the average UK citizen buys a takeaway two to three times a week and the… Read More »Meal Plan – a Week of Homemade Takeaways

Cheers, family Christmas dinner

Grandma Inspired Weekly Meal Plan

Grandma Inspired Weekly Meal Plan (and some of her tips) Last week I wrote about how my Mum has had such a huge influence on my cooking. Some of my children’s favourite dishes are ones she taught me to make. Before my kids were born she decided she didn’t want… Read More »Grandma Inspired Weekly Meal Plan