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Tired pineapple? Turn it into pineapple chutney!

Tired pineapple? Turn it into pineapple chutney!

I picked up a pineapple in the supermarket discount aisle, took it back to my kitchen and didn’t do anything with it
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Slow Cooker on Holiday: Four Camping Recipes

Slow Cooker on Holiday: Four Camping Recipes

MISS THRIFTY’S CHOWDER. I recently mentioned that on our recent glamping holiday, my slow cooker came with us
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How to Make Lemon Curd in Your Slow Cooker

How to Make Lemon Curd in Your Slow Cooker

But after I added a picture of slow cooker lemon curd to my Thrifty February Sunday post, Miss Thrifty reader Michelle asked if I would share the recipe
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Thrifty Deskfest #4: Homemade Honey Nut Granola

Thrifty Deskfest #4: Homemade Honey Nut Granola

If you have never made granola at home, there are two things you should know. 1. It tastes just as good as the stuff you buy in the shops
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Lacura Makeup: grab it while it’s on special

Lacura Makeup: grab it while it’s on special

wow, that was a short blog post. The price has actually gone down since I last blogged about these Aldi concealer pens
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Upcycle a frumpy frock into a 1940s tea dress

Upcycle a frumpy frock into a 1940s tea dress

(The picture above marks the moment when I clocked Thrifty Kid helping himself to a stranger’s bag of chips
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Thrifty Deskfest #2: Bread Bhurji

Thrifty Deskfest #2: Bread Bhurji

 Miss Thrifty. It is the best thrifty breakfast I have ever eaten at my desk – and it only takes 10 minutes to make. Thrifty Deskfest #2
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Kevin says: do you want some Grand Designs Live freebies?

Kevin says: do you want some Grand Designs Live freebies?

– Enter your details along with this Miss Thrifty code. If you are around on the Thursday or Friday (9-10 October 2014), however, you can claim two FREE adult tickets for Grand Designs Live, with an exclusive Miss Thrifty code (below). Children aged 15 and under get free admission to Grand Designs Live
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Friday Bargains: handbags, lipstick, a free PC World giftcard & more

Friday Bargains: handbags, lipstick, a free PC World giftcard & more

Forget designer bags, the ones from Zatchels are worth a look and I have blogged about them before. I have something exciting planned for the Sunday, and I’ll be blogging about it next week
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Peach iced tea in five minutes

Peach iced tea in five minutes

I was going to post the recipe a couple of weeks ago, but the August sky had turned black and the drizzle had been falling for days and… well, a thrifty hot toddy would have been more appropriate
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Win £10,000 in the Savoo Smartest Shopper Competition 2014

Win £10,000 in the Savoo Smartest Shopper Competition 2014

He or she also gets support to set up a money-saving blog. You don’t need to be a blogger to make it to the final
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How to Make Your Own Buttermilk

How to Make Your Own Buttermilk

When I cook for Thrifty Baby, I sometimes make him chicken marinated in buttermilk, a little honey and a dash of soy sauce
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Ice cube trays: how do you use yours?

Ice cube trays: how do you use yours?

Here in the Thrifty House, they help to reduce food waste – thus saving money on our monthly grocery bill
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Thrifty Deskfest #5: Porridge Three Ways

Thrifty Deskfest #5: Porridge Three Ways

Now I know I missed out. Well, I couldn’t really run a series on thrifty breakfasts without including porridge, could I
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The Financial Admin Diet: Little & Often

The Financial Admin Diet: Little & Often

Save for a thrifty wedding or a holiday or a house deposit. there is an entire blogging sub-genre dedicated to “couple money
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5 Must-Dos When You Buy In Bulk

5 Must-Dos When You Buy In Bulk

Pampers recently held one of its limited-time Wonder Weeks, with discounts and deals on a wide range of Pampers nappies, across a wide range of retailers in the UK
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Thrifty Deskfest #3: Croissant & Blueberry Smoothie

Thrifty Deskfest #3: Croissant & Blueberry Smoothie

So for Thrifty Deskfest #3…. The tiffins retail at a very unthrifty £36. I was in a rush and didn’t have enough honey to make the homemade granola I was planning
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Peach iced tea in five minutes

Peach iced tea in five minutes

Miss Thrifty4 September 2, 2014 . This quick and easy peach iced tea recipe comes in at less than £1 a pitcher