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How to Make Bread flour

How to Make Bread flour

Have you ever decided to make bread and when you go to your pantry you have run out of bread flour?  It has happened to me on many occasion. The strange thing is I never seem to run out of plain all purpose flour.  I […]

40 Amazing uses for coffee filters

40 Amazing uses for coffee filters

Who would have thought that coffee filters could be so useful.  They have many different uses that they are worth putting on your shopping list!  Below are a few ideas on how these little gems can be so handy.   1. Cleaning windows and mirrors. […]

Leftover apples for the freezer

Leftover apples for the freezer

Its always a job thinking how to use leftover apples that are just about ready to throw away.  We had a lot of apples from the tree this year but unfortunately there were plenty that were not so good.  Not wanting to throw them out […]

Easy ways to use your glut of tomatoes

Easy ways to use your glut of tomatoes

Every summer seems to bring the tomatoes all at once.  When you have a glut of them it can be daunting on how you can use them before they go bad.  Or you may even see them very cheap at the local market if you […]

12 ways to keep your grocery bill down

12 ways to keep your grocery bill down

The grocery bill seems to be the most difficult to keep down, especially when shopping with the family.  I have now got the family onboard and its become a bit of a challenge on how low we can keep it.  Which I must say Im […]

Is home cooking making a come back?

Is home cooking making a come back?

I would really like to think that home cooking is making a come back.  I am sure there are lots of people that do but there are still many families that do not have warming homemade dinners.

10 Ways to use up your leftover bread

If you are looking for ways to use up your leftover bread, this post may help you.  I love to make my own bread but always find the last leftover bits get wasted and end up in the bin.  Not one for wasting food so […]

Up your savings by living frugally

Up your savings by living frugally

You can save a great deal by living frugally and carefully keeping an eye on your expenditures.  We all have necessities but they don’t need to cost an arm and a leg.  We all need houses, cars and groceries but we have the control over […]