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#SaveMoneyMonday – Free Printables for EVERYTHING….

I’ve had an idea in my head for a post for ages but I knew it would take a little while to put together so I left it until I had some time.

It turns out that not only has someone already done all the hard work, they’ve also made it up into an awesome Pinterest board.

So . . . → Read More: #SaveMoneyMonday – Free Printables for EVERYTHING….

Crocktober – the third week….

We’re still enjoying taking part in Crocktober  but I’m starting to run a little short of ideas now so it looks like Google is going to be my friend this week.


We had beef stew on Monday although I got a bit potato happy with it and it looks in the photo like it was actually . . . → Read More: Crocktober – the third week….

Crocktober – the second week….

We’ve reached the end of our first full week of  Crocktober  and we’re still having fun finding new ways to use our slow cooker although there’s been plenty of old favourites this week as the weather’s taken a definite turn for the worst and we’ve been in need of some of our favourite comfort foods.


I tried . . . → Read More: Crocktober – the second week….

Thrifty Thursday – Getting ready for Winter….

I love Winter.

Actually that’s not quite right, I should re-phrase that to ‘I love Winter when I’m in the house all warm and snuggly and not outside in the freezing cold’ because although Winter is probably my favourite time of year, I hate the cold and I hate having to be outside unnecessarily.

I like to have . . . → Read More: Thrifty Thursday – Getting ready for Winter….