Eating on a budget

5 simple ways to save time in the kitchen

5 simple ways to save time in the kitchen

After a long, stressful day at work, how excited are you to get home and cook a nutritious meal from scratch for the whole family. Not very, right? We feel the same. That’s why we’ve come up with these easy kitchen hacks to save you time and energy, and get food on the table in a jiffy.

Flavourtown, on the cheap

Flavourtown, on the cheap

Cooking up flavourful meals doesn’t have to break the bank. With a nifty list of pantry staples, you can take a detour around the fancy bottles and expensive additives and never have a dull meal (or dull bank balance) again!

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R50 kidney-bean mince

Need to whip up something in a jiffy? Throw together a pot of kidney-bean mince, toast some bread, and boom! Dinner is served.

5 meal planning tips on a budget

5 meal planning tips on a budget

Planning your meals not only saves you time, it may save you cash, too. Putting aside 30 minutes on a lazy weekend afternoon to plan next week’s menu will benefit your belly and your budget, here are our top tips for thrifty – and delicious – meal planning.