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Day 3: Missing Mindless Snacking!

I’ve been hungry all day today. I had eggs, sweet potatoes and tomatoes for breakfast; roast chicken and veg for lunch, and then butternut squash, with a weird lentil/tomato type sauce. 380 more words

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Day 2: The 28 Days Clean Eating Challenge

I had planned to sit in our hot, sunny garden after work today with a cup of coffee, as the children played. Sounds idyllic doesn’t it? 421 more words

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Budget Beef Stroganoff

I call this ‘budget’ beef stroganoff but you can easily spend a lot on this if you buy expensive beef. I used Aldi diced beef , £2.86 for 400g, which needed long, slow cooking but tasted really delicious. 143 more words

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Day 1: The 28 Days Clean Eating Challenge

I’m definitely ready for this health purge. I ate a lot of Easter eggs yesterday, even though I didn’t really want them. I just wanted to make the most of my last chance to pig out! 337 more words

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Day 0: Food Prep and Planning

A few years ago, when the realisation hit that part time work = much less money, I quickly learnt that the best way to budget for food was to create meal plans. 428 more words

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28 Days of Clean Eating with No Time and No Money!

Can I eat a clean diet for 28 days on a very small budget and with very limited time?

The definition of ‘clean eating’ is interpreted slightly differently by individuals throughout the health and nutrition circles. 284 more words

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Slow But Sure – Cooking with and for a man

“Give me (said she) a well-cooked, well-served meal, a bouquet and a sunset and I can do more for a man’s soul than all the cant ever preached.  1,905 more words

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