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Recipes, meal planning and food related posts.

Meal Planning Monday

  Last week I decided that I’d be taking my meal planning a little more seriously. I’m guilty of planning meals, not bothering to cook them and then binning the ingredients when they subsequently go off. I’m spending way too much on my food shop each week and we never…

Meal Planning Monday

How quick do Mondays come around these days!?! This week is another one that may well change as we have visitors until Thursday, but the general meal plan goes something like this: Monday Spaghetti Bolognaise Tuesday Out for a meal with the man – first time since July – may…

Meal Planning Monday

Another week, another meal plan. Still sticking to my diet, so it appears planning all my meals in advance is working. So here’s what we’ll be eating this week: Monday Jacket potato and cheese or a veggie curry (I weigh in on Tuesday so always eat light Monday night) Tuesday…

What You Need to Make Your Own Bread at Home

  If you’re hooked on the Great British Bake Off once again then you’re probably considering heading into the kitchen to test out your own baking skills. Bread is one of the more complicated things to bake but is also incredibly rewarding, so here’s what you need to set yourself…

The Messy Baker: A Review

If you’re a fan of the blog The Messsy Baker, you’ll love its author’s contribution to the world of cookery books. Just the cover is enough to have convinced me it was a must read though! Here’s what the blurb says ‘Since when did every cookie on the plate have to…

Meal Planning Monday

I’ve been so busy lately that my meal planning has completely fallen by the wayside. I’m trying to get back to doing it regularly though as it does help me stick to my diet (when I bother doing that too of course). Armed with my new cookbook Nadia Sawalha’s Greedy…

Meal Planning Monday

Another week where the meal plan went rather wrong. But it’s a new week so hopefully i’ll be able to start afresh and actually stick to the plan this week! Monday I’ll be having a diet friendly ready meal as it’s the night before my weigh in (not that I…