Monthly Archives: April 2011

basic meat base for bolognese

A tasty recipe and an easy way of bulking out your meat for a bolognese meal. Advertisements

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Home made Tomato sauce

Tomato sauce is easily made and some can be frozen to be used in pasta and meat dishes. Given the cost  of jars of pasta sauces and of additives in tomato sauce, its not only cost effective but also healthier … Continue reading

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Childs sore throat Ice lollys

My Grandaughters both have terribly bad tonsilitis. One is small and one really hates medicine which would help soothe and settle the dreaded lumps.  Making soothing lollies means they are fooled into having medicine!

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Apple Wine

I once found a whole load of cartons of apple juice reduced to 20p a go. I filled my trolley and gleefully went off to make wine ! Some time later a bottle of this batch took first prize in … Continue reading

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Welcome to the blog of Lady Lesley, currently appearing as a tipster in the CH4 series “Superscrimpers: Waste Not, Want Not”. She runs an animal sanctuary in South Wales and helps animals from all over the UK.  Read her recipes and tips … Continue reading

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Hand Cream Rich face cream

There are lots of cheap products out there but when you read the label half the products seem to be from a science manual. If you have eczema how can you trust whats going onto sore skin ?

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Banana wine

Absolutely delicious and actually quite dry. Always sterilise all equipment with steriliser fluid.  A great way to get your five a day!

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