Do you ever have days when you just can’t face the kitchen one more time? Maybe you’ve had a long day at work, or you’re sick, or you’ve just had enough of cooking.If you’re a regular blog reader here, you know I’m all for cooking from scratch. And there are plenty of tricks you can […]
Hampers don’t have to be impersonal last minute gifts. For an exceptional gift, make your own gift hamper tailored to the recipient.
Looking for practical gift ideas that are useful and a little bit different? Something that doesn’t add to the junk and the clutter that we already have.Today’s post is a gift idea guide compiled from some the wonderful sponsors that keep Frugal and Thriving running. I’ve had a lot of fun making this guide, especially […]
A simple meal of crepes with a delicious twist on the usual creamy mushrooms. Serve with a side salad for a cheap vegetarian meal.
Summer.It used to mean long days lying in the shade, listening to the distant hum of a lawn mower, waiting for Christmas and then school.Nowadays it’s a whirlwind of organising and Christmas parties and Christmas shopping and end-of-year get-togethers.Even my kids feel that time is moving quickly.I do love all the get-togethers. Sitting in the […]