Cheap, quick and easy! Who doesn't love a good One Pot Wonder?! Meet Jambalaya. Sausages, vegies and rice. Cook it all in one pot and feed the family for a couple of bucks. Traditionally, Jambalaya is a spicy Southern Style rice dish, made with sausage, pork or chicken, and shrimp. In this adaption, we used … Continue reading Jambalaya
The Easiest Pumpkin Soup you will ever make! I first saw this in the That Sugar Film recipe book & it is amazing! Simply roast the pumpkin until golden brown (don't worry if it blackens a little, that just brings out a caramelized flavour) If you're using a whole butternut like I did, simply half … Continue reading Easy Pumpkin Soup
Homemade stock is seriously easy & doesn't cost us a cent! We save up our vegie scraps in a ziplock bag in the freezer (carrot tops & tails, kale steams, onion skins, anything you can think of!) Add a half price BBQ chicken carcass (also frozen until we need it) or leftover lamb bones etc. … Continue reading Super Easy Home Made Stock
If you follow me on Instagram, you might have noticed I declared a #PantryChallenge today. I started making my weekly list of things which need to be used up and stopped in my tracks... "How have we got so much excess food again?!" Ok, truth be told, it's nowhere near as much food as we … Continue reading It’s a #PantryChallenge!
Saturday Night's Dinner - Homemade Pizzas. We use wraps from Aldi as the bases ($1.89 per pack of 8) & top with whatever we have in the fridge to be used up! Easy, cheap weekend dinner!
No official meal plan this week! We are following Danny-J's February 2017 #FindTheMoneyProject and we are finding weird combinations to use up the things lurking in our pantry and freezer. There is no plan, no rhyme or reason. If you see it & you're hungry, you eat it!
On Mondays we Meal Plan! This week on the menu: Breakfasts ~ weetbix or oats for the kids. Smoothies for hubby and I. Snacks ~ Bananas. Baby cucumbers, carrot slices & cheese. Lunches ~ Ham & Salad sandwiches. Pancakes. Leftovers. Dinners Monday ~ Chicken and Warm Kale Salad Tuesday ~ Sweet Potato & … Continue reading Monday Meal Plan ~ Feb 6th 2016