Clothing · Frugality 101 · Make Do and Mend

Shoes worth wearing are worth repairing!

As my cobbler says, and it’s true. I took in my brown boots to be re-heeled and for £10, my boots look good as new! Much better than buying a new pair, and the cobbler even cleaned and polished them for me. That way I can go on wearing these boots for the rest of…… Continue reading Shoes worth wearing are worth repairing!

Food · Frugality 101 · Recipe

Butternut squash pasta bake

For my batch cooking this week, I attempted to make my own version of a Pret recipe for butternut squash and ricotta pasta, but with the ricotta replaced by a cheese sauce. However, there was a slight bump in the road with the cheese sauce… Makes six portions Ingredients 500g pasta – Basics penne, 35p…… Continue reading Butternut squash pasta bake