I’ve joined Patreon.

It’s been some time coming but here it is… I’ve got a Patreon page. It’s a little empty right now but I’m working on a recipe video which will be appearing on there later this week. Lots of plans afoot! If you enjoy my YouTube videos, recipes and general ramblings and would like to pledge…

3 Day Mini Meal Prep ¦ Still Waiting for Pay Day

It’s the first proper week of the month which normally means pay day has arrived and it’s time to stock up the fridge… alas I’m still waiting for my wages so it’s a mix of bits and bobs for this weekend’s meal prep. Leo is fending for himself with some meals that have been in…

Waiting for Pay Day ¦ 5 Meal Prep for under £5

Breakfast – Salted Caramel Nice Cream 4 Bananas, frozen Morrison’s loose bananas by weight – 34p 5ml Salted Caramel Flavoring Tesco £1.30 for 60ml – 10p 15ml Soy Milk Morrison’s soy milk 60p for 1L – 0.009p Total – 45p _________________________________________________________________________ Meal 1 – Hummus, Spice Roasted Carrots and Salsa 140g (dry weight) Chickpeas, soaked…

Comments Q&A ¦ Lentils, Airport Security, YouTube and Cooking for One

As my channel gets bigger I get more comments and questions (which is awesome). While I answer comments as their posted I thought I would expand on some of the questions that have been asked. If you have any questions let me know, ask away! Find me also on : ♥ My blog: http:yearofveganeats.wordpress.com ♥…

Did I meet my £10, 2 people 1 week goal?

£10 a week works out to about £1.42 some days I’ve been under, some over but has it worked out in the end… let’s have a look at the numbers – Wednesday Breakfast – 2 servings of Banana and Peanut Butter Smoothie – 30p Lunch – 2 servings of Carrot Flatbread – 22p Dinner –…

51p Satay Mushrooms and Vegetable Rice

Ingredients – 100g Mushrooms, stalks removed and crushed, caps peeled and quartered Morrison’s £2.80 per kg – 28p 10g White Onion, finely chopped Morrison’s Wonky Veg 42p for 1kg – £0.004p 10g Sweetcorn, drained Morrison’s tinned 35p for 326g – 1p 10g Red Pepper, finely chopped Morrison’s Wonky Veg £1.17 for 750g – 1p 10g Carrot, finely…

55p Chocolate Nice Cream

Rather than having the same breakfast every day through this £10 challenge I decided to mix it up a little and throw in some nice cream. It’s super simple to make you just need frozen banana and any flavourings you want to use. Ingredients – 3 banana’s, skinned, broken into 4 or 5 pieces and…

78p Jollof Style Rice

Now our working weekend is over I’m continuing on with the £10 for 2 people for 1 week. I’m terrible at following a recipe which means I kinda followed the recipe on this video but at the same time I didn’t want to make that much, wanted more veg in it, more spice, less oil…

£10, 1 week, 2 people ¦ Working Weekend Meal Prep

In my Q&A video I said I would do a video about feeding 2 people for a week on £10. This is the first video of three that will show you what I’ve been cooking and how much it’s cost. This video covers our working weekend meal prep so we’ve got enough food here for…

£1.02 Dumpling Soup

This is inspired by the Himalaya Cafe in Edinburgh who make a lovely clear soup filled with veggies and dumplings. It’s missing a couple of ingredients as it’s a budget version for my £10 week but it still tastes great! Ingredients – 98g Broccoli Morrison’s frozen £1.22 for 1kg – 11p 75g Spring Greens Morrison’s 70p…

22p Roast Carrot Flat Bread

Continuing on for my £10 meals for this wee, a simple but tasty lunch. Without the budget there area few things I’d like to add to this so I think I’ll be re-visiting this later. The original recipe I was inspired by is here Ingredients for 2 wraps – 200g Carrots, peeled and sliced into…

14p Kimchi Fried Rice

This is a great budget meal and one of my favourite quick fixes so it had to be included in my £10 week. I’ve made a video of this before using slightly different ingredients. That’s the joy of fried rice though, you can add in whatever you’ve got to hand at the time. The cost…