How small smart choices can save you …

Small smart choices can save you money and here is how. Sometimes saving money isn’t all about big gestures sometimes it is a constant stream…

Heating Your Home for Less: The Intelligent …

No home in the UK can survive without adequate heating. You need to stay warm for a good portion of the year, and you can…

5 top tips for slimming on a budget

Slimming on a budget I hope you like my tips for slimming on a budget – if they aren’t for you then speed on by…

How to say I can’t afford …

How to say I can’t afford that … Do you find this easy to do? The Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week Linky rules:…

5 Get Well Gifts on a Budget

Get well gifts on a budget Here are some ideas for get well gifts on a budget. These are gifts that don’t cost much money…

Thrifty ways to keep warm when you …

Brrr! Working from how this week has been a little chilly so I have been having a little thinks about thrifty ways you can keep…

Summer hols, student hairdressers and so much …

Hi everyone hope your week has been as frugal as mine…here is what I have been up to (‘scuse the messy kitchen!) Over to you!…

The potential value of home renovation

Over the last couple of year we have really outgrown our home. My work form home business has taken off and a corner of the…

5 Frugal Birthday Ideas #5frugalthings

Oh I have tried so hard to have frugal days this week but it has not been very easy . It was my sons 13th…

Free Things to Do in Sardinia

Sardinia has the reputation of a glamorous Italian getaway, but even budget travellers will find plenty to see and do. Here are a few free…

Three Ways to Make Money from Your …

Make Money from Your Spare Space As you know raising a family is not cheap, so anything you can do to bring more money in…

5 thrifty craft ideas #5frugalthings

I do lots of thrifty crafting with my kids and I am so excited to share some of our best thrifty craft ideas with you …

My money saving diary challenge

I was asked to have a go at a Money Saving Diary Challenge by Scottish Friendly I, like you, am always looking to  find ways…

Are men better savers than women

I am always wary of generalisations. I know there are exceptions to every rule. Because of this I rarely give concrete opinions when it comes…