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Family Friendly Frugal Meals – Jambalaya

Well it’s been a while since I’ve sat down and done a proper meal plan, in fact, I don’t think I’ve done one since before the kids broke up for the Summer holidays and I’ve been looking forward to getting back into it. 

As the kids aren’t back to school until next week, I’m having a bit . . . → Read More: Family Friendly Frugal Meals – Jambalaya


Remember Buddy, my Bichon Frise puppy? 

Well he’s nine months old now and he’s my little buddy (See what I did there?  Buddy is my buddy ;-)).  He sleeps on the floor on my side of the bed and in the morning when my alarm goes off, he jumps on the bed for a cuddle.  He follows . . . → Read More: Weird….



Take one beautiful, blue sky day…. 


….Add one pair of very dirty feet…. 


 ….The result is one tired but very happy little boy.


. . . → Read More: Happy….

A Day at Lightwater Valley….

Last Sunday, when the sun shined for the first time in a week, we took the kidsand one of Miss Frugal’s friends to Lightwater Valley for the day and had a fantastic time.  Unlike previous visits to theme parks, Miss Frugal wanted to go on everything which is fantastic because I don’t really do rides and Master Frugal . . . → Read More: A Day at Lightwater Valley….