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What to do with leftover sausages – 20 meal ideas

How often do you have one or two sausages leftover after dinner? Usually, they’ll get eaten cold the next day, but did you know you can make a variety of meals with 1 sausage? Here we share a bunch plus most of the recipes can be found in 26 Ingredients. Simply swap the chicken or mince […]

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Menu Plans

Menu Plan Jan 30th – Feb 5th, 2017 and how to ‘rescue’ ruined Zucchini Slice

Last week’s menu plan went a little out the window when I got sick and lived off yoghurt and soup. It’s ok though, because in the end we saved money on meat! This week I am posting a little late, we tend to do our shopping on a Sunday and I got busy with back […]

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Menu Plans

Menu Plan – January 20th to 27th

As requested, I will now share our menu plans. This week has been thrown out of whack, usually we shop on a Sunday but now I am working all weekend and my partner is in Tasmania, so no markets. I quickly did a shop today and from next week my menu plans will be Monday […]

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What to do when Easi-Yo (homemade yoghurt) doesn’t work

Have you tried Easi-Yo/making yoghurt yourself, but it didn’t quite set or your family thought it was too sweet/not sweet enough/not enough fruit etc? I first tried Easi-Yo when my kids were babies and only had a couple of failures when making it. Generally, it is a pretty easy process, but if you happen to […]

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Craft
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Recipe in a jar

It’s school fair time again here and my sons class has been given the ‘Recipe in a jar’ stall. I’m helping organise it and it seems that while everyone loves the idea of getting one a lot of people aren’t sure how to go about making one. There are recipes all over the net for […]

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Kids
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Easy Book Cake Tutorial

My son is a bookworm, a major bookworm. He devours books like they are air. We got him the Harry Potter series for Christmas and within 2 weeks this 6yr old had finished them all, with that in mind we thought it would be a good idea to let him literally eat books for his […]

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Groceries
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Gluten free cheesecake

Gluten Free Berry Cheesecake I did a pantry clean out challenge a few years back and this was created from ingredients I had on hand. You can substitute if you like e.g swap honey for sugar, use mangoes or any fruit in season instead of berries, use gluten free biscuits instead of nuts etc. I […]

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Slow Carb

Cauliflower fritters – slow carb, gluten and dairy free

Cauliflower fritters are our new favourite recipe. I grew up on potato fritters, however in our house we eat according to the 4 hour body lifestyle by Tim Ferris which means gluten, dairy and sugar free, lots of protein and slow carb through vegetables, meat, nuts, natural foods. It has been fantastic for our overall health, […]

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Health
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Low fat cottage cheese pancakes

These low fat cottage cheese pancakes contain only 79 calories and 1.3g fat! They are an ideal hot breakfast for the weekend, brunch on Sunday or a nice treat for guests. It’s an ideal breakfast for the entire family, and presents really well for guests too. A nutritional guide is at the bottom of this […]

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