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Energy Saving Summer Meals

This year, we’re all trying to save on living costs, so when it comes to shopping for food, I’ve started thinking about the energy I will be using when cooking as well as how much the products in my cart will be. This might sound complicated but it’s really not rocket science!

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How to Save on Fish Recipes

Most people wouldn’t say that fish is their favourite thing to eat, but we all know that eating fish is healthy and has so many benefits for our bodies, especially for kids, so I try to put some fish on the table for us regularly. There are so many ways you can cook fish and… Read More

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Desserts for the Jubilee Weekend 2022

We’re all looking forward to the Queen’s Jubilee 2022. Not only do we get an extra long weekend, but a reason to celebrate! Now, you might not be looking forward to it so much if you’re worried about budgeting for guests or if you’re not sure what to shop for. Never fear, this is what I’m here for. I’ve put together some of my favourite dessert recipes and budget solutions from Iceland in case you haven’t got much time to prep, to make sure you’ll be able to have an extra special Jubilee weekend with the entire family!

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How to Shop for Fakeaway Recipes

Fakeaway recipes are a particular favourite in my family. Fakeaways have so many advantages. They feel like a weekend treat, but at the same time you can save a lot of money making them yourself rather than ordering takeaway. Plus, you know what’s going in, so you can make it a much healthier meal. Now,… Read More

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Fruit sugar levels

If you are watching your sugar intake or worried about dental health this should come in useful xx Lorna xx

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What to eat to boost your Vitamin D intake through winter

Earlier this week, we learned of the interesting news that 80% of Covid patients didn’t have enough vitamin D. How to get more vitamin D through your diet Mushrooms Although the main source of vitamin D is sun exposure there are a few foods that contain some vitamin D, one of which is mushrooms. For vegans… Read More

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Cheap cuts: How to buy beef

You might think the butcher’s shop is pricey, but you’ll find a great variety of inexpensive cuts plus lots of advice. With names like flank, chuck and blade, the cheapest cuts of meat can sound severe and a little intimidating. However, butchers and professional chefs know the worth of these less popular cuts – they often… Read More

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TOP TIPS TO REDUCE FOOD WASTE

THERE’S nothing more annoying than going to use something from your fridge only to discover that it has already gone mouldy. However, there are ways that you can make your groceries for days and even weeks longer, and it won’t cost you a penny. We have compiled a list of easy kitchen hacks to prolong… Read More

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