Eat your greens: Our Top vegetables

Vegetables are an important part of anyone’s diet, bursting with vitamins, minerals and disease fighting goodness. But against the doctor’s orders, we often overlook a lot of the delicious, cheap and easy to cook vegetables because they seem dull or boring. There is also the common misconception that ‘eating healthy is expensive’, but in actuality if you compare the price of chocolate bars, crisps and other guilt infused treats with vegetables, they are much cheaper. Here are 5 vegetables that are cheap, delicious, easy to cook and great for any student on a budget:   Broccoli I’m sure your mum…

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Three Quick and Simple Meals (For When Super Noodles Get Boring)

Student or not there will always be temptation to order a takeaway or dive into a ready meal, but here are some simple recipes that will have you experiencing home cooking (or close enough) in no time. Here are a few of my favourite recipes that get me through my university days:   Spaghetti Bolognese (Serves 2); You will need: Mincemeat 500g A Jar of Onion and Garlic Pasta Sauce One medium red onion (diced) A few mushrooms Oil Half a red pepper (diced) Garlic granules Salt Spaghetti Cheese  Method: In a large frying pan fry the oil, onion, mushrooms and…

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