Mexican Lasagna

Mexican Lasagna. Or should I call it Mexican Lasaña? I didn’t know what to call this layered casserole of meat, cheese, tomato sauce, and corn tortillas. And then I realized it was kind of like a lasagna, but with delicious Mexican flavors....more

Slutty Brownies

Open Faced Roast Beef Casserole

e made this meal as a part of the #turanohack campaign focusing on inexpensive gourmet meals to feed your family. Let us just say this was absolutely delicious and both of us are looking forward to making it again ASAP for our families.. we ended up diving straight into this at 11am because it was THAT tempting.All you need isTurano bread (found at your local aldi store)1 lb sliced roast beefMashed Potatoes1 packed Au Just Mix (made by boiling with water)Check out how easy this was to put together!!...more

7 Tips to Save Big on Grocery Bills

Eating at home might be one of the most effective ways to save money on your grocery bill. You can prepare meals for a fraction of the cost of eating out, and you can successfully reduce the amounts of calories, carbohydrates and fats that go into your food....more

15 Things I Don't Pay for Anymore

  I wish I owned a couple of colleges with highly-competitive football teams (read “teams that bring in a gazillion dollars to my college”) and the college bookstores to match....more
I've been trying to use less paper towels too! Our issue is that we have to use the apartment ...more

Sausage, Bacon, Broad Bean and Herb Picnic Pasta!

This recipe reminds me of a sunny afternoon picnic. It’s such a reliable pasta recipe and I’ve used it for years for big summery lunches, road trips and packed work lunches! I’ve been keeping it a secret... but here you go – this is what you do for the love of your job! ...more

My 20 Minutes Meal Of Microwavable Tomato Pasta with Mozzarella

I have recently picked up on the 5.30pm Channel 4 show in Durham – ‘Jamie Oliver’s 30-minute meals‘ and am hereby mimicking some of his cooking ethos:...more

Recipe: Best-of-Both-Worlds Carrot Cake Oatmeal

Do you remember being a kid and yearning for the day when you could eat cake for breakfast? Well, nine-year-old you is going to be very, very happy today.Behold Carrot Cake Oatmeal, a grown-up way to satiate your childhood craving for treats at breakfast! Grown-up you will love the wholesomeness of oats, carrots, and walnuts, and your inner child will be satisfied with the sweetness of coconut and maple syrup.It’s the best of both worlds, breakfast edition....more

14 Super Ways to Save on Groceries

For many of us, our food bill each month is only second to our mortgage or rent. For some people, it actually exceeds the cost of housing....more