Digestive Biscuits
Digestives are a slightly crumbly, slightly sweet biscuit that are great with a slice of cheese, or spread with a thick layer of butter or even dunked in a cuppa. I use a food processor which not only chops the...
Dishwash Liquid Extender
This mixture not only makes your dish wash liquid last longer, it softens the water and leaves everything grease free and sparkling. Ingredients 1 tbsp washing soda 11/2 cups very hot water 1 cup dish wash liquid Method Dissolve washing...
Get a Grip on the Grocery Spend and Save More
Because we grocery shop so frequently, it’s the area you most likely to “blow out” the budget. The weekly grocery shop is also probably the area that you can potentially save the most week in and week out meaning big...
Make Your Meat go Further
Meat is generally the most expensive component of a meal, by using less or making it go further we can significantly reduce our annual grocery spend.  Most recipes will suggest 500g (1/2 pound) of meat for a recipe for 4...
Potato Wedges
Potato wedges are not only easier to make than chips but have a fraction of the fat! Use the same method for Kumara (sweet potato) wedges or do a mix of potato, kumara, parsnip and carrot. You can add a...
Save Money at the Supermarket by Making a Menu Plan
For busy people wanting to watch what they spend, the menu plan is an essential household management strategy. Often the hardest part of feeding everyone everyday is actually just deciding what to make. There are either too many choices or...
Soda Crackers
These crackers are really cheap and easy to make and almost too good – you may want to double the quantity. Perfect with cheese or as part of a home made gift hamper, you'll be ruined for bought ones after...
The "One Chicken Breast Challenge"
Ever had to make 1 chicken breast feed a family of 4 or more? We have and so have many of our followers, so we've compiled a list of just some of the ways you can make that one chicken...
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