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 work from home #5…

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 work! #5frugalthings

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 Spare Space

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…

5 boring frugal things

Oh this week I have nothing to report in the way of frugality -I have paid for all my kids activities and feel utterly broke!…

What do the latest UK energy price rises mean for …

You may have read in the news recently that 5 of the UK’s ‘Big 6’ energy providers have announced price increases for customers, who are…

Money Saving Tips for Buying Out of Season

The law of supply and demand is one of the most basic principles and is something we all know and understand. Yet how often do…

5 thrifty travel tips

We have just come back from an amazing holiday and I want to share my top 5 thrifty travel tips from our trip with you.…