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How Supermarkets Mislead Shoppers

How Supermarkets Mislead Shoppers

One of the temptations of supermarket shopping is to snap up those multi-buy deals and price reductions that seem so appealing. As you wander around the store the garish marketing materials scream ‘Buy-One-Get-One-Free!’ and ‘3-for -the-Price of 2’ with such silent volume and repetition that you feel like a fool if you walk on by.

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Whip up a store cupboard meal without going to the shops

Whip up a store cupboard meal without going to the shops

Some week’s life gets a little mad and for one reason or another the weekly shopping trip doesn’t happen. When this occurs it’s easy to imagine the cupboards are bare, leaving you reaching for your phone to order a takeaway. But if your budget won’t stretch that far, or the food crisis enters a more

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Eating well when you are skint

Eating well when you are skint

For many of us the household budget can become quite stretched and feeding our families is an expensive business. Often as we wait for payday to arrive, we can find the cupboards becoming bare and the idea of a delicious meal seems to be impossible. There are ways though that we can still eat well

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Savvy ways to save money on food

Savvy ways to save money on food

Everyone hates waste. But did you know that the average household in the UK chucks out nearly £60 worth of food each month? Just think about that for a second. As well as being harsh on the environment, that amount of money could pay for a whole week’s food shopping, a new outfit or a

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do kid's need vitamins

Do kid’s need vitamins

When I was little my Mum used to stand at the front door each morning with a bottle of Minadex in hand – a quick 5ml slurp before school and that was our daily dose of vitamins. And then there was the trauma of the Cod Liver Oil dose to endure too. I’m shuddering at

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Quick healthy dinners

Quick healthy dinners

Even those who love to cook can sometimes find it a bind to rustle up a healthy meal for the family. To avoid falling into the fast-food and ready-meal trap it’s vital to have an approach to mealtimes that makes shopping simple and preparation and cooking a breeze. A decent stock of varied, enticing recipes

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