A Perfect Pantry

Sandra Reynolds

book cover the $120 food challenge

Sandra Reynolds has written over 1000 nutritious budget-friendly recipes for her blog The $120 Food Challenge, surviving unemployment payments and Aldi checkout lines along the way and turned personal adversity into a thriving blog.

Her first cookbook, The $120 Food Challenge is published by Penguin Viking and Sandra is now writing her second cookbook. She still shops at Aldi every week.

With Christmas just around the corner and the Party Season in full swing, it’s dishes like these that make celebrations so special. While prawns may b... Continue reading
Ahhh, Winter. I love this time of year. I love it for the warming slow-cooked braises and roasts, the zing of citrus, the feeling of hibernating in co... Continue reading
A couple of years ago when I first mentioned this on my blog, the response was immediate: My readers LOVE fruitcake, and if they make it at all, it wi... Continue reading
There is no truer mark of a great kitchen appliance than one which you begin using within fifteen minutes of bringing into the kitchen and then contin... Continue reading
  I am old enough to recall Pressure Cookers in their first incarnation and can tell you with confidence they were once a frightening appliance ... Continue reading