Category Archives: recipes/cooking/baking

Ideas for the lunchbox!!

as parents and caregivers, we get brain fade so often when it comes to making the lunches for our kids. then it comes back after school with half of it uneaten. yup i tear my hair out too. it seriously … Continue reading

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so what did i end up making with my frugal cupboard?

Raspberry Jam Meringue tarts Made with sweet shortcrust pastry, raspberry jam inside and a meringue topping Muesli Slice fruit, nuts, seeds, muesli sample sachet, margarine, brown sugar, flour Peach Muffins veggie bake potatoes, peas, tomatos, eggs, bit of milk yes i … Continue reading

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some easy but delicious recipes

Microwave Chocolate Fudge Brownie 100 g butter 2 eggs 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla ¾ cup flour ½ cup cocoa 1 tsp baking powder In a bowl melt butter in microwave Beat in eggs, sugar and vanilla using a … Continue reading

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baking with next to nothing in the cupboard

this is what im trying to achieve today, of course as always im highly unorganised for school lunches, the freezers are empty and its payday on Thursday so no money for anything until then. so i have no butter (at $5 a … Continue reading

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Superfast Microwave Chocolate Craving recipes

Cake in a Cup 4 tablespoons flour 4 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons cocoa 1 egg 3 tablespoons milk 3 tablespoons oil 3 tablespoons chocolate chips (optional) A small splash of vanilla extract or your favourite tipple 1 large coffee mug … Continue reading

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