Store Cupboard Granola (Batch Cooking)

This was inspired by a recipe in Eat Smart by Niomi Smart, which I currently have out on loan from the Library. This recipe relegated from my cupboards my seeds, walnuts and cranberries which has freed up a lot of space. INGREDIENTS 60ml Coconut Oil 125ml Agave Nectar 200g Porridge Oats 260g of mixed nuts, […]

Financial Review of Week 7/52 2018

Hi everybody, I would like to thank all my followers, old and new, for reading, cheers! Let’s see how I foolishly wasted wisely invested my money this week. FOOD AND HOUSEHOLD SHOPPING Ice Cream, Milk, Golden Syrup £3.84 Milk, Wash Tablets, Orange Juice, Cheese, Frozen Sweetcorn, Apples, Rice, Prawn Crackers £14.92 Poppadoms £1.45 Coconut Water x 4, Pizza […]

Food Shelfie’s: What is revealed when you do a Food Inventory

I always try and do a full food inventory at least once a month, most usually after the online delivery and main shops have been done, but this month I have been slacking. I get a bit obsessive over it. I have a notebook that is now the household notebook, where anything relevant to the […]

My Top 10 Own Brand Products From Sainsbury’s

Disclaimer: The prices quoted in this blog post were what I most recently paid for the item, so it is possible they have changed since then. Also this blog post is entirely of my own doing and is not affiliated with or endorsed by Sainsbury’s in any way. As a student I almost exclusively shopped […]

My Top 15 Own Brand Products From Tesco

Disclaimer: The prices I quote are based on the price I paid when I most recently bought the product, so they may have changed by now. Also this post was entirely made by me and is not affiliated with or endorsed by Tesco in any way. I just merely wish to share the love I […]

Rustic* Festive** Fruity Parcels

*Rustic = A euphemism for ‘looks like they were assembled by a toddler’. **Festive = I wanted to use the seasonal ‘C’ word but felt I might get beaten up by scrooges if I did. Hi everybody. I haven’t been feeling 100% all week. Each day brings on a new symptom and today at work […]

Batch Cooking My Work Lunches: Brown Lentil Dahl/Soup

I call this Dahl/Soup as it was supposed to be a soup, and by some definitions still could be, but it could also resemble the texture of a Dahl. I will leave it to your own judgements to decide what side it falls on. WARNING: If you use dried lentils like I did then bear […]

Marmite Chocolate Shortbread

What What What!?! Marmite Chocolate Shortbread?!? That’s right. For Easter this year I bought the boy a Marmite Chocolate Easter Egg because I thought he would like it (this was based on his favourite breakfast which is Marmite on toast cut into soldiers which he dips into a hot chocolate). This was his verdict on […]

Sexy Ass Protein Shake – My Recipe

Everyone has their own special protein shake recipe, I don’t claim that mine is anything special, it’s not even really a recipe but my mental health decline has seen me avoid making food so this is my way of easing back into that. You will need a blender, and… 20-25g Protein powder (I use a […]