Five Frugal things I’ve done this week to save money {3rd July 2015}….

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Five frugal things I've done this week: 1. I'm still trying to get my garden in better shape ready for the Summer so I was over the moon when I found some plants reduced from £5 to 50p in Tesco last night.  They're currently sat on my little patio ready for me to plant in some pretty pots. 2. I bought a big pack of Daz at Tesco this week reduced from £8 to £4 which will do at least 40 washes so it's a great deal at less than 10p a wash.  I'm never loyal to products like this as they all do just as good a job as each other in my eyes so I just look out for the best deal.  I'd normally … [Read more...]

My five favourite moneysaving apps….

Here's my five favourite moneysaving apps

What do you use your phone for? I use mine for checking the weather, helping with homework, googling new recipes, shopping, keeping up with everyone on social media, taking photos, reading blogs, writing myself notes and numerous other things that help me on a daily basis. I also use it to help me save money though and there are so many money saving apps available that I thought I'd share with you a few of my favourite money saving apps today and I hope that in return, you might share one or two of your favourite apps with me.... Vouchercloud This is my current favourite app for … [Read more...]

Five Frugal things I’ve done this week to save money {26th June 2015}….

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Five frugal things I've done this week: 1. We finally cancelled Sky TV! A few weeks ago Virgin Media installed the fibre optic broadband in our street finally and we got some quotes which would save us money as well as give us much better broadband but we've been waiting for the man to pop around to sort it. He came earlier in the week and we're all good to go with an installation date of 11 July so we've cancelled Sky and BT finally. I had a dreadful experience with Sky which led me to complain on Twitter but their Social team arranged for someone to call me and a lovely lady rang and … [Read more...]

#FabulouslyFrugal – Amazing quick and easy ideas for up-cycling charity shop bargains….

Have you been fabulously frugal this week

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I am least crafty or artistic person around! I have brilliant ideas in my head but when it comes to the actual creation of the ideas, it rarely ends up looking like I wanted it to.  So when I say that these ways to up-cycle your charity shop bargains are amazingly easy, you can rest assured that they most certainly are because if I can make them, anyone can! They're just simple ideas based on things that we've done but I hope you like them.... This is a piece of wire stretched across the middle of a beautiful photo frame so Miss Frugal can … [Read more...]