Family friendly Frugal Meals – Lemon Turkey Pappadelle Pasta….


I haven't posted my meal plan for a few weeks as it's been a bit samey samey lately!  In fact, most weeks I could just copy and paste the previous weeks plan and change the days around a bit. I'm not making excuses but I leave for work at 7.20 in the morning, dropping the kids off at breakfast club for 7.30.  I then finish work at 2.30 and rush to get them from school and get in about 3.15, so by the time I get home, I just want to cook something easy that I know everyone will enjoy which is why I stick to the same meals. But, I'm not only bored with cooking the same meals now, I suspect … [Read more...]

Camping – The Update….

PicMonkey Collage

We're back from our first ever family camping trip and I'm pleased to report that not only did we survive, we actually had a really, really good time and might even do it again sometime.... We had a great time and I'm really sad that I can't share most of the pictures with you (we went with two other couples and four other kids and I don't like using pictures with other children in for obvious reasons) but if I could show you some of the 600+ pictures we took between us, you'd see rock climbing, dancing, laughing, singing, playing, water fights, picnics - basically good old fashioned family … [Read more...]