How small smart choices can save you money

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 Investments

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

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

How to say I can’t afford that #5frugalthings

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 work from home #5…

Today – Thrifty ways to keep warm Brrr! Working from how this week has been a little chilly so I have been having a little…

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

Today – The potential value of home renovation   The potential value of home renovation Over the last couple of year we have really outgrown…

5 Frugal Birthday Ideas #5frugalthings

today – 5 Frugal Birthday Ideas   Oh I have tried so hard to have frugal days this week but it has not been very…

Free Things to Do in Sardinia

Today – Free Things to Do in Sardinia Sardinia has the reputation of a glamorous Italian getaway, but even budget travellers will find plenty to…

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

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

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

Today – Are men better savers than women I am always wary of generalisations. I know there are exceptions to every rule. Because of this…

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.…

5 frugal travel tips #5frugalthings

This week my mind has been firmly on holidays and I have been focussed on the summer and travel and adventure, with frugal travel tips…

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Peace of mind Home security is really important. We all work so hard to create homes we love and we want to keep our properties…