An Idiot’s Guide to Pantry Cooking

Howdy Peeps, I'm the idiot 🙋‍♀️ I've been making a broccoli rice casserole for years (I think I saw it on Moneysaving Mom originally). Brilliant for times like these when we want to make the food last. I was just gonna give you the recipe, coz it's easy and cheap but then realised the ton [...]

What to Say?

Hello Peeps, I was going to talk about Disney and Pixar today, but it seems a little insensitive when they are closing parks down for the longest period in their history... some Disney parks will be closed until at least the end of this month. They have never closed for this long, not after earthquakes [...]

Budgeting Revelation

How-do Peeps! I've been thinking about re-stocking the pantry for a while, but I like to do my research first. I was watching a YouTube grocery haul/meal planning video (or 5) and they bought a lot of stuff in bulk...like huge table sauces and such, so I thought it was worth investigating. I had a [...]

Time, Not Money

Morning Peeps! Just a little parenting thought for you all. I'm sure we all know that time is a precious commodity and it is better spent on our children than spending tons of cash on them. I guess I'm sharing with you the proof of that statement. Mr.B and I were talking about more things [...]

Financial Check-Up

Hi-de-hi Peeps! April brings the start of the new financial year in England. So Mr.B and I had a good old chat and did some calculating yesterday. The thing with the annual bills (like council tax and water, which have recently arrived) is that the monthly payments are never quite equal... you have to watch out [...]