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30 Super Scrimp Meal Ideas

*This is a re-post of a post from last year. I am getting many requests on social media for super scrimp meal ideas, so what better time to re-post this blog post for new and old followers. There are some weeks where we need to cut back more than others. If you are meal planningContinue reading “30 Super Scrimp Meal Ideas”

Second- Hand Gifts? They’ll Never Know

*Disclaimer: I am a member of the Amazon Associates program. This post contains affiliate links to products. At no extra cost to you, I may receive a commission for purchases made through these links. Are you worried that your second hand gift looks exactly that… second hand? There’s nothing wrong with gifting second hand items,Continue reading “Second- Hand Gifts? They’ll Never Know”

Simple Bath Salt Tutorial

If you follow me on Instagram, you will know that my eight year old and I made my husband some simple bath salts for father’s day. He enjoys a bath with his lotions and potions, and this was a nifty, awesome gift idea. I had a couple people ask me how we made them, andContinue reading “Simple Bath Salt Tutorial”

5 Ways to Curb Impulse Buying

Do you really need another pair of shoes? What’s wrong with the appliance you already have at home? These may seem like logical questions to ask yourself before purchasing an item, but impulse buying isn’t about logic. Impulse can be costly. Here are my 5 tips and tricks on how to curb your impulse buying.Continue reading “5 Ways to Curb Impulse Buying”

5 Frugal Reasons to Get Yourself A Library Card

I have a UK library card. I have had one for years. My children have library cards, and we regularly attend the library. It surprises me that some people don’t use the libraries, and that some libraries and services are at risk of closure. Get yourself a library card and take advantage of the service.Continue reading “5 Frugal Reasons to Get Yourself A Library Card”

I Used One Cleaning Product to Clean My Whole House for a Week

The title of this post says it all. I really did use one cleaning product to clean my whole house for a week. I wanted to challenge myself to see if it could be done, and done to my standards. I chose the cream cleaner by Tesco in the citrus scent because it is justContinue reading “I Used One Cleaning Product to Clean My Whole House for a Week”

30 Super Scrimp Meal Ideas

There are some weeks where we need to cut back more than others. If you are meal planning on a super tight budget, then I have 30 super scrimp meal ideas to get you by. Eggs on toast Tinned soup Noodles cooked in chicken stock Jacket Potatoes with a knob of butter Banana and peanutContinue reading “30 Super Scrimp Meal Ideas”

How to Plan a Wedding on a Budget

The main reason couples put off getting married is funds. What if I told you you could save costs and still have a lovely day? I did exactly that when I got married, and you can too. The Dress If you’re open minded about your dress you can save massive costs here. Buy Second Hand.Continue reading “How to Plan a Wedding on a Budget”

Frugal Food: Trying It Out

I have decided to post when I try out a new, frugal recipe idea that worked for me and where you can find the recipe. This past week was half-term holiday for my daughter, and I knew my grocery bill would increase. To try and minimise that I searched for some treats/snacks that can beContinue reading “Frugal Food: Trying It Out”

10 Ways to Update Your Wardrobe on a Budget

Are you bored of your wardrobe and the repetitiveness of wearing the same clothes on a loop? Are you worried about the cost of updating your wardrobe? Don’t be. I have ten tips on how to update your wardrobe on a budget. There’s nothing better than wearing something that makes you feel happy… okay, maybeContinue reading “10 Ways to Update Your Wardrobe on a Budget”