MEAL PLANNING MONDAY: W/C 16/1/2017

It’s time for me to construct the family weekly meal plan and as social media would lead me to believe, today is blue Monday. First thing this morning the boiler was as dead as a dodo. PANIC. After a few minutes of both Mr Vista and I standing there, pressing buttons and scratching our headsRead more

Poor Mans Risotto: Slimming World Friendly

It’s getting towards the end of the month again, and I find myself looking to see what is lurking in my kitchen to make my family weekly meal plan rather than choosing from the recipe books before I shop. By doing this I can cut both my food bill and my kitchen waste in half.Read more

6 Foods You Should Learn To Make: My Slimming World Journey

As much as I love cooking and baking I’m still pretty new to it. It was mainly my mother in law that taught me how to cook whilst Mr Vista and I were living with herย for six weeks awaiting the completion of the sale of the house that we now live in. Before that IRead more

How to feed a family on a budget: Part Two

So… remember this face? *Sourced from google* Yesterday I set myself a challenge to make a meal plan for a family of one adult and two children. The meal plan was to be nutritious, cheap and easy. I looked at Christina Briggs’ goodies cupboard and worked out that her bill for all of *that* junkRead more

My kitchen and I are waiting for pay day: Veggie Delight

Last week, Mr Vista and I celebrated our wedding anniversary. I am still marvelling at how young we look… You can read all about our big day, all those years ago, right here. I was left rather red faced when I was showered with beautiful gifts on our anniversary and I had got my Mr…Read more