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An Ocado Meal Plan

Ocado currently have an amazing offer on for new customers: £20 OFF their first order odf £60 or more. Since quite a few of you might be new to Ocado, I’ve teamed up with them to bring you an Ocado meal plan this week, so you can essentially get your £20 shopping for FREE!

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Summer Sandwiches & Savings

As some of you will know, I’m putting together shopping lists for some of my recipes here to make sure everyone can save on their food, and make the most of their budget to enjoy the lovely weather. Unfortunately, it’s not just the food that has become more expensive in the current cost of living crisis.

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Shopping for BBQ Sides

Whether you’re hosting a big garden party for all the family or just have some leftovers on your weekly meal plan and want to be creative with them, BBQ sides are a great way to mix up those favourites and make the whole meal healthier. To make it easier for you to incorporate these BBQ… Read More

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Summer Drinks & New Ways to Help

With the recent heat waves, we all need a cooling treat. It’s really important to stay hydrated in the hot weather, so I thought I’d put together some recipes for summer drinks that are some of my go-tos for the summer holidays.

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A Co-Op Meal Plan

I’ve heard from so many people that they’re struggling to save on food when all they have close to them is a Co-Op, and for many people a Co-Op is the closest option. Most people think that convenience shopping is simply more expensive than shopping elsewhere, but really if you shop smart, you can feed your family for £20 a week, at a Co-Op just as easily as at Aldi, Tesco or Iceland.

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Saving on Your Summer Picnic

It’s picnic season and with prices rising we are all in need of some savings to make that big outing happen, so I thought I’d put together some of my favourite picnic recipes for you guys with shopping lists below, so you can make these at a low cost.

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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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