Frugal Family Meal Planning · Recipes

Minted Shepherd’s Pie

As part of our Frugal Family Meal Planning series, I’ve already shared our recipe for Minted Lamb Stew, one of the recipes I tend to cook in the week following Easter (or any time we’ve had Roast Lamb) as a way of using up the leftover Mint Sauce.  Today, I’m going to share the other recipe I make… Continue reading Minted Shepherd’s Pie

Frugal Family Meal Planning · Recipes

Bacon & Pea Spaghetti Carbonara

As part of our ongoing series on Frugal Family Meal Planning, today’s recipe is a quick, cheap, family favourite, Bacon & Pea Spaghetti Carbonara. This meal costs just £3.35 in total to make, so for our family of 7, that works out at just 48p per head. For this recipe, you will need; 500g of Cooking… Continue reading Bacon & Pea Spaghetti Carbonara

Recipes · Seasonal

Melting Snowman Biscuits

Just like with the Christmas Pudding Biscuits, Melting Snowman Biscuits are a quick, easy, no-bake recipe perfect for getting the kids involved with the Christmas baking. To start, you will need : A packet of plain biscuits like Digestives or Rich Tea Icing Sugar (made up into standard cake icing) White marshmallows Black writing icing Orange… Continue reading Melting Snowman Biscuits