Hi, my name is Annie!
As a busy working mum I'm always looking for ways to save time (and money) in the kitchen but still produce healthy home-cooked meals. Here you can read about my continuing attempts to make delicious quick - & cheap - meals in no time! (and a few other recipes too...).
Thanks for visiting.
Keep in touch here.
Follow me on Pinterest
Search this site
Search by Topicapples BBQ biscuits bread budget-friendly budget menu plan Cakes Carrots cheese Chicken Chocolate Comfort food feta fish freezing ham ice-cream Lamb Leeks leftovers lemons lentils less-than-£1-a-portion Live Below the Line Make Ahead Once-a-Month-Cooking Pasta peaches pears peppers pizza Plums puddings quick budget recipes raspberries Salad sausages soups storecupboard meals strawberries Super-quick meals Tea Time Treats Tomato vegetarian yoghurt
Author Archives: annie
As you’ve probably realised I’m into all things freezeable and frozen at the moment. This is one such recipe. It’s very easy – and quick – and tasty – and you can freeze the crackers and cook from frozen. Delicious … Continue reading
It’s not a new quote – and somehow I don’t think Benjamin Franklin was talking about anything food related – but it’s definitely true for once a month cooking! One thing I learned last time is that you can’t plan … Continue reading
I use this blog as my cook book – except of course for those recipes I haven’t shared with you yet! So every now and then I update them when I find an easier/quicker way to make them. This is … Continue reading
We had a lovely, lovely holiday in Italy last summer during which we saw amazing sights and ate out at a lot of fantastic restaurants. Interestingly, amongst all the gorgeous meals, one of the nicest we had was eating from … Continue reading
I’m writing this with bandaged fingers, feeling completely mentally exhausted after the nail biting emotional roller-coaster of the Wimbledon final. What an incredible match! First Federer was winning… …then Djokovic …then Federer …then… …Yes! – DJOKOVIC!! Phew. And if I’m … Continue reading