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After taking part in the Morrisons M Savers Recipe Challenge (here’s my Chicken Tikka Massala recipe), I was invited to a bloggers event at the brand new M Kitchen in Morrisons HQ in Bradford. The evening kicked off with a demonstration of the M Savers Meatballs in Tomato Sauce with Spaghetti recipe by Richard, one [...]
It took me a while to work out how to make a cheap, delicious and fuss-free chocolate chip cake, but I think I’ve finally cracked it. It’s also easy on the washing up and it saves money compared to buying a ready made cake, at a cost of around £2 for 10 generous portions. Why [...]
When we were having our picnic lunch yesterday, some soup from the flask accompanied by cheese crackers, I thought that the (supposedly) cheese biscuits were overpriced (over £1 for 250 gr). I decided I’d try making some chunky cheese biscuits myself. So here’s my recipe for Cheese Biscuits, much tastier and money saving compared to [...]
I took part in the Morrisons M Savers Recipe Challenge to prepare a budget recipe for Chicken Tikka Massala costing under £5 for a family of four. Here is the recipe for a great meal deal made with ingredients from in the M Savers range. It’s certainly a way to save compared to ordering [...]
The apples on the trees growing close to some of our regular walks are almost ready, so I’ll soon be picking them to prepare some chutney. I like to use local wild fruit, as it’s fresh and free. Below is my apple chutney recipe.
You can have tasty, healthy food which doesn’t take an age to prepare and cook. My husband Demetrius goes kayak fishing in the North Sea and regularly catches cod. However you can buy fresh or frozen cod for grilling. North Sea Grilled Cod served with potatoes and broccoli
During the Summer I like to go sea kayak fishing. It’s great to be able to get some exercise, fresh air and bring home some fresh fish. My most common catch is mackerel; one of the oily fish that we’re all supposed to eat more of. Here’s my recipe for mackerel in plum sauce, using [...]
I quite enjoy making my own jams, particularly at the end of the Summer/beginning of Autumn, when there is a lot of juicy, wild fruit available near our home. I reckon my homemade jams are tastier than ones you buy at the supermarket and a lot cheaper. The fruits most abundant locally are brambles and [...]