Recipes


August 3, 2016

The truth behind low sugar products at the supermarket

Open any newspaper in the UK at the moment and there is a high chance you will see an article related to reducing your sugar intake. It appears as though sugar is the new salt in the list of food additives to be avoiding. mySupermarket‘s analysts were intrigued by this topic and decided to delve deep into the data to gain an understanding of how the reduced sugar landscape has developed at supermarkets over the last four years. When analysing our historical data, we noticed that the number of products […]
June 29, 2016

6 frugal food bloggers with affordable recipes must follow today!

Do you find yourself faced with a tiny food budget and hungry mouths to feed? Then look out for these amazing frugal food bloggers, with delicious recipes for when money is tight. Cooking on a bootstrap Jack Monroe has taken cheap eats to a different dimension. She’s become a highly regarded cook, campaigner, and author of A Girl Called Jack: 100 Delicious Recipes. However, all this came from when she was a single mother with only £10 a week to feed herself and her toddler. Her blog contains many carefully […]
May 29, 2016

How to stay healthy at work

You’ve probably heard that being seated for extended periods of time can be bad for your health, but what can you do about this if, like so many of us, you work at an office? Luckily, all is not lost. Even for those who don’t have the time (or motivation) to go to the gym during their lunch break, Gocompare.com in partnership with mySupermarket has put together a handy guide on some things you can do to help stay fit – both physically and nutritionally – while you work. Here are […]
May 19, 2016

Alternate uses of coconut oil

Over the years, the cosmetic industry has introduced tons of hair and skin care products. The majority of which are infused with harsh chemicals that can do more harm than good. This has caused more people to switch from commercial products to natural ingredients. And one such natural ingredient which is considered the best cure-all by experts is coconut oil. If you haven’t got any coconut oil in your life yet, you need to get some, fast. Nutritionists are raving about it, beauty bloggers swear by it, and more importantly it’s totally […]
May 6, 2016

Food and drink to help you sleep

A lack of sleep is a common complaint; according to a recent study by the BBC only one in 10 of us think we always get a good night’s kip. Multiple studies have found a clear relationship between the quantity and quality of sleep and health problems, such as the risk of diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease and depression. A lack of sleep is also believed to suppress the immune system, leaving you vulnerable to infections and increased appetite, contributing to weight gain. Check out some tips and tricks […]
May 5, 2016

Spring Cleaning: How to start, what to buy, and when to shop

It’s that time of year again- where the weather gets a little bit warmer, the flowers start blooming, and you can give your house a nice spring clean! mySupermarket has studied spring cleaning in detail to see what people buy, when and even where! Approximately 72% of women in the UK and 28% of men purchase cleaning products. Moreover, almost 70% of all trolleys with cleaning products are comprised by individuals between the ages of 25-44. On average, each shopper has a basket value of £7.12 worth of cleaning products. […]
April 26, 2016

Healthy desserts on a cookie cutter budget

Ever been tasked with wowing your friends and family at dessert time and wondered how to make something show-stoppingly great on a low budget? Well mySupermarket have got a wonderful selection of delicious desserts you can make on any budget! Dessert time can be a nightmare when you are focused on keeping yourself or maybe your guests on point with their healthy eating goals. After all, dessert is supposed to be tasty, fun and that part of the meal everyone looks forward to. Add in the double whammy of mass produced tastiness on […]
April 20, 2016

10 foods you didn’t know you could freeze

With household bills soaring and already tight belts being squeezed even tighter, mySupermarket has looked into an array of foods you can freeze to free up your budget and reduce food waste. Brits ditch over 7 million tons of food and drink a year, costing the average UK household around £60 a month, making food waste a really big deal. Lots of foods go to waste simply because people don’t realise they are freezable, so here’s mySupermarkets 10 everyday foods you can freeze – prepared to be surprised by a few. […]
March 29, 2016

Most Bought Easter Eggs – 2016

Easter is over and we’re all heartbroken! Although the little ones are still off school, the likely hood is that you’re back on your daily grind. So mySupermarket has decided to soften the blow with an interesting delve into the top 10 Easter eggs purchased from 13 different retailers. Cadbury dominated this year’s list with six out of ten being their products, Ferrero Rocher also made an appearance but there was no room for stalwart Lindt.  Kinder Surprise and Galaxy missed out on the top 10, but both snuck in 19th and 18th respectively. […]
March 24, 2016

Bargain Gins For The Bank Holiday

It’s Easter bank holiday this weekend! So kick back, relax, and enjoy one of the nation’s pride and joys, gin and tonic. This refreshing, thirst clenching, stalwart has reached new heights of popularity recently, so mySupermarket decided to compile a list of the top eight cheapest gins right now. Get your fresh limes, sharp knife, chopping board, bottle opener and long spoon ready for a moment of G&T heaven. Simply click on the image if you want to buy. View all the gins from across the main supermarkets at mySupermarket.