Category Archives: Meal Planning

Organising meal ideas and meal routines

Planning a Tight Budget

As I’ve mentioned before I am planning to be off work next year on maternity leave.  Which means living off a third of my usual income, and managing on a little over half our usual income.  Planning this out has … Continue reading

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My Study Days Are Officially Over!! – Time to get my Housewife Life Back!

I can’t believe it! I finally finished my Masters’ Degree. Well, I submitted all the units assessments which is good enough for me. I am completely over studying now, and really enjoying my time back. If I find out I … Continue reading

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|MEAL PLANNING| Weekly Plans & Prep

We now have twin Thermomix’s.  This is something my husband and I feel some shame about, but at the end of the day, it’s our lifestyle that has brought us to this decision.  We are both shift workers, I work … Continue reading

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What’s So Great About Thermomix? Only What You Put Into It!

What can you do with a Thermomix?  This is the first question I get asked when I mention I have one, or that I am getting a second one.  Most people think they would just get over the novelty and … Continue reading

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What Could Be Better Than Owning a Thermomix? Owning Two!

I can barely contain my excitement today since I got an email about the 24 months interest free offer on the new thermomix.  I called my demonstrator, if you’ve read my earlier posts you’ll know I already have the older … Continue reading

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Preparing A Balancing Act

I have had the same issue my whole life.  I don’t know how to entertain myself! Uni is on holidays for me at the moment, so I’ve been filling my free time with gym and yoga, trying not to waste … Continue reading

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Getting Ready For My Last Week Of Nights

One more week of night duty!  I’m not quite as organised this week, but I do have some frozen meal options that will be easy to put together after my sleeps. I haven’t been very good lately with my exercise, … Continue reading

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Meal Plan: Oat Pancakes

First of all I would like to start by saying HAPPY PANCAKE DAY! Ok, so oat pancakes don’t sound so appetising, but they are really really filling.  I was reading about what foods have high levels of fibre and proteins … Continue reading

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My Plan For This Week

Ok, so it’s the start of a new work week.  Some of you started work today, I start nights this Wednesday night, I dread it leading up to it, but once I get started I’m fine.  The biggest challenge for … Continue reading

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Meal Plan: Workout Day vs Non-Workout Day

My diet is all over the place lately, as with my exercise, but managing exercise is easy it doesn’t worry me if it’s at home or at the gym.  But, I know I struggle with meals, I could eat one … Continue reading

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