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Irish Cream Bars

This is a Betty Crocker recipe that I discovered years and years ago.  It was one I experimented with and then promptly forgot about.  I don’t know why because this makes a very simple and so versatile dessert. 831 more words

Food - Recipes, Foraging, Canning

Bread and Butter Pudding

This blog is all about comfort food. I love a bit of stodge, obviously as part of a healthy diet!  I needed to use up half a loaf of bread quickly which was an awesome excuse to make bread and butter pudding. 166 more words


Mines a salted popcorn and a coke..

Myself and my boyfriend, love to go to the cinema. He has an unlimited card. And although it can be worth it if used often, the thrifty side of me cannot warrant spending £17 something per month on this. 111 more words

The Pantry Challenge - Week One

This last weekend, we spent some time really thinking about the next month in terms of what we were going to eat.  Our pantry is amazingly full but it feels like we have no food because everything we have requires thought.   386 more words

Food - Recipes, Foraging, Canning

~Frugal and Organic Living ^.^

living a frugal (thrifty & economical) and organic (or: as natural as possible) life, while keeping ~minimalism~ and ~environmental consciousness~ in mind.

or, alternatively, of course, the title and subtitle of this essay could have been: … 7,706 more words

Zero Waste and Zero Candy Easter Basket

Spring is finally making an appearance up here in the Pacific Northwest and Easter is just around the corner.

Do you have a plan for making Easter celebrations planet and people friendly? 634 more words