Saving Money When Times are Tough

The news is awash daily about the cost of living crisis and everyone is starting to notice the increases in food, fuel, and utility costs.

Fresh Bread - Cheap Meals

Baking and Home Education

Baking and cooking from scratch are important life skills that also offer an opportunity for children to learn by reading, weighing, and making themselves.

Gabriel looking through a parasol pole pretentding to be a pirate.

Home Educating & Bulk Cooking

This month we made the decision to embark on home educating Gabriel. It now means less time, more fun, and a lot of new ways we need to balance the budget.

Gabe Cooking and Toys

2016 Round-Up – What a Year!

2016 was a far harder year than we anticipated, and financially it kocked us about more than anticipated. 2017 is time to get back on track!

Toddler going down the slide in sunglasses

Home Grown Vegetables & Summer Sun

Growing vegetables on the patio is really easy, and helps make up for the fact we are currently poultry-less after the fox got our flock.

save money on broadband

How I Just Saved £162 on Broadband

I've just saved £162.00 on broadband – it took me less than 40 minutes and not even the hassle of changing suppliers! Here's how I did it so you can too

LPG Gas Tank

Save Money On LPG – How we saved over £1,000 on our gas supply

I saved £1172 on LPG by shopping about. If you are on LPG (Calor, Flogas, Avanti) then you need to read this.

Financial Planning

Financial Fast Update

We are heading into 2016 with a mission to keep to our financial fast and end the year with a decent savings pot and less clutter too!

Happy New Year

Happy New Year! Welcome Frugal Living in 2016

We are looking forward to frugal living in 2016 and carrying on with our financial fast.

Frugal Vegan Risotto

Life gets in the way of Budget!

Sometimes life gets in the way of staying on budget. Such as a poorly tot and needing to pick up meds and some food he can/will eat.

Low Cost Living – The Book

Low Cost Living

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