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spicy roasted butternut squash soup

Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

When life gives you butternut squash, make soup and freeze it for later! Scroll down for instructions on freezing soup in individual portions. This spicy roasted butternut squash soup recipe makes 6 portion and comes in at £0.40 per portion. I made this soup at the beginning of Autumn. The landscape in my garden was flecked with browns, oranges and yellows, and I was in the mood for healthy comfort… Read More »Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Burrito Bowls- £1.69 per Portion

There are few things more satisfying than slow cooked meat. And right at the top of the pile is beef brisket. Slower cooker beef brisket is the ultimate comfort food. When we first started paying off debt, I found that eating lunch out was one of our biggest budget downfalls. Whether it was grabbing an uninspiring prepackaged sandwich on lunch break, or treating ourselves to something from the deli on… Read More »Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Burrito Bowls- £1.69 per Portion

Cajun Chicken Quinoa Salad Boxes On A Budget: £1.27 per Portion

When I first started meal planning, I only planned out dinners for the week. And even though we saw a decrease in the cost of groceries by organising our meals, the game changed when I started planning breakfast and lunches, too. Suddenly, we saw a huge drop in our weekly food spends. Previously, I bought lots of vague possibilities for breakfasts and lunches, which would then sit, unused, in the… Read More »Cajun Chicken Quinoa Salad Boxes On A Budget: £1.27 per Portion