Pasteis de Nata – Portuguese Custard Tarts

Did you watch the Bake Off this week? If you did, you'll have seen the technical challenge this week was Pasteis de Nata, a Portuguese variety of custard tarts. This was a welcome jog to the memory for me and Mr. Saver - when our washing machine was out of action for weeks, the launderette …

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Frugal and Green Cleaning

Ah, the cleaning aisle in the supermarket - identifiable from it's dreadful smell as I dash through the clouds of chemical soup* in the air to grap a new pair of Marigolds (Basics Rubber Gloves actually - you didn't really think I'd buy a brand name product!). The stinky cloud in the cleaning aisle is …

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