Category Archives: Frugal Living

Stuffed Marrow

I am not feeling too clever and was in real need of some comfort food. I had a marrow sitting around in the veg basket and decided that it would fit the bill perfectly. When I was little, my grandfather … Continue reading

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Cook Up Sunday

As I have said before, once a week I clear out the fridge and have a cook up, generally on a Sunday. Today I went through the veggie drawers and found 6 small Aubergines, 5 courgettes, 1 patty pan, four … Continue reading

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Frugal Marmalade

We have run out of marmalade, a major disaster in our house! Hubby does like a bit of marmalade on his toast in the morning. Normally I make a HUGE batch in January when you can buy Seville oranges as … Continue reading

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Chick Peas and Rent-a-Granny

Life has been seriously hectic for a few weeks. I worked out my notice, but also worked all the hours under the sun to clear the decks ready for my successor. Now I am a lady of leisure until the … Continue reading

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What Am I Doing So Far?

Here are just a few things that I am doing at the moment in an attempt to limit the damage that I (and Hubby and dog) do to the Earth and make us less reliant on the perils of consumerism. … Continue reading

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