Homemade Christmas Presents On A Budget

Here are some budget conscious ideas for gifts you and your children or grand-children can make at home this Christmas. Make up spice mixes. Collect some old glass jars (baby food jars are excellent) and help your child make Moroccan spice rubs, Italian herb mix or use our recipe for herbed salt. There are great recipes on the internet. Then …

basil pesto

Basil Pesto On A Budget

Who doesn’t love basil pesto? It’s one of my favourite sauces. It’s so full of flavour, you only need a little, which is fortunate as it’s rather pricey. One tiny little tub (100g) from the supermarket is around $5.00 and does not last long at all in our house; it also does not taste nearly as good as homemade pesto. …