January can feel a lot longer than it actually is… usually because we’ve spent so much on Christmas gifts, the Christmas dinner and just overall holiday expenses — all very necessary!
So when the new year comes, the first 31 days can feel like forever in financial terms — but that doesn’t mean you’re limited to bread and water until payday comes in. We’ve got you covered. Because if there’s one thing we hate more than over-cooked meat, it’s being denied delicious food.
This one is filled with all the nutrients we need to make our bodies as strong as can be, and is designed to warm you up on a cold winter’s night.
Who doesn’t love a good pie? Better yet, it’s easy on your budget, so you don’t have to break the bank when indulging in this tasty meal.
What better way to start the new year than with this tasty casserole? It’s hearty, delicious and perfect for the freezing weather we’re currently experiencing.
Whether you’re looking for a veggie option, or just don’t have minced meat in your fridge, this Bolognese will transport you right back to Italy where you can sip on a glass of red while indulging in your favourite comfort food — all in the comfort of your home!
Upgrade the humble sweet potato to a delicious, budget-friendly meal. Add your favourite toppings and you’ve got a meal fit for a king!
Who doesn’t love a sloppy Joe? This Italian twist on an American favourite is the perfect way to bring some sunshine to the dull, winter days of Janaury.
All the nutrients and flavours will have you thinking you’re on a lovely trip to Asia. Whoever said travelling is expensive never tasted this.
Whether as a side or a meal in its own right, this vegetable hot-pot isn’t only budget-friendly, but packed with flavour, too! You’ll want to make this more often, I promise you.
This veggie curry will warm you up on a freezing night in January. Don’t be surprised if it becomes a new family favourite!
Put your slow cooker to good work with this delicious cheesy chicken pasta dish. It’s no trouble putting everything together and let the slow cooker do its magic.
Looking for more budget- and family-friendly recipe inspiration? Check out these 10 recipes! Now there’s no excuse not to eat well on a budget!
If you’re stuck with the staple ingredients that are already in your storecupboard, why not check out these five super-delicious meals you can whip up?