Tagged with waste not want not

30 Ways to Save £1

30 Ways to Save £1

I first read about this on the wonderful blog of a fellow Waste Watcher, Everyday Life on a Shoestring, and then again on the equally wonderful A Cheerful Living Adventure. It is a competition being run by MoneySupermarket to celebrate 30 years of the £1 coin, and they are trying to collate 1000 ideas all together. … Continue reading

Dead things tart tartin

Dead things tart tartin

Flushed with the success of my ‘Dead Things and Custard’, we moved up a gear and had Dead Things Tart Tartin the other day, which I think sounds very posh indeed..! I was very pleased with myself having made ‘rough puff’ to top a cheesy pie, but had half left, sat in the fridge getting … Continue reading

Dead things and custard…

Dead things and custard…

I went out the other evening (shocking I know-nothing very exciting unfortunately-a pre-school committee meeting..) and I came back to the delicious smell of baking! Hubby had been baking! Which is lovely. He made cake AND biscuits. Lovely. Exceptthecakewasabitdry. Andpossiblythebiscuitstoo. There I said it. Very quickly, but I said it. Really don’t want to discourage … Continue reading

The Green Johanna

The Green Johanna

In my last Waste Watcher’s update, I reported that we were shortly to be taking delivery of a Green Johanna, courtesy of Wiltshire Wildlife Trust and Wiltshire Council. And this week just happens to be Garden Waste week in the Waste Watcher’s campaign, so I thought a blog post all about it would be very … Continue reading

Learn to love your freezer…

Learn to love your freezer…

I LOVE our freezers. That’s right-plural…! We have 3 drawers underneath the fridge in the kitchen, and then someone gave us their old freezer when we moved, so we have two! Yay! They are both rammed full of all sorts of things, and I am a little obsessive about making things to freeze. To the … Continue reading

Waste not, want not-recipe ideas #2

Waste not, want not-recipe ideas #2

The 2nd in my little series of stop food waste posts, (original post here, and omlettes and frittatas here), and this time it is the classic that is …. Fridge Soup I am sure you are all well versed in the loveliness of fridge soup, indeed many (ok, one, at the moment) lovely readers, have … Continue reading

Yummy yum yum…

Yummy yum yum…

I met up with the lovely Kerry from the fabulous My Lovebumps blog last week. Weirdly enough, she lives in my town. I say weirdly, as we met online (now that does sound weird…) Along with a couple of other lovely bloggers, she runs The Pinaddicts Challenge. And you all must know by now, I … Continue reading