Looking for new ways to use zucchinis when they are in season and in abundance?Zucchinis are a staple vegetable in our household, especially at this time of the year when they are cheap and plentiful. When I was a kid, dad would grow zucchinis until they became huge – so big we could hardly carry them […]
One of the best ways to save money in the kitchen is to reduce food waste. On average, we waste up to 20% of all food purchased. That can add up to hundreds of dollars a year thrown straight in the bin.The best way to reduce food waste is to menu plan, but even with […]
Do you ever have days when you just can’t face the kitchen one more time? Maybe you’ve had a long day at work, or you’re sick, or you’ve just had enough of cooking.If you’re a regular blog reader here, you know I’m all for cooking from scratch. And there are plenty of tricks you can […]
Summer.It used to mean long days lying in the shade, listening to the distant hum of a lawn mower, waiting for Christmas and then school.Nowadays it’s a whirlwind of organising and Christmas parties and Christmas shopping and end-of-year get-togethers.Even my kids feel that time is moving quickly.I do love all the get-togethers. Sitting in the […]
Save money on the groceries by reducing food waste. Here’s how to give your vegetables a new lease on life if they are looking a little limp.