December 29th – and so it begins…

So. Back to work today, and I intend to start my frugal month (and hopefully year!) today. My first task was to sign up to Dryathalon; I have a couple of good friends who have lost their husbands to cancer this year so if I can pass up that glass of wine to raise money … Continue reading December 29th – and so it begins…


Saving samples

This is something I do just out of habit but I realised while I was away on holiday recently that it's something that could possibly help others be a little more frugal. When you're going on holiday, do you stock up on those little toiletry miniatures at Boots and suchlike? If so - stop! Do … Continue reading Saving samples

10th December 2014

Today a couple of things have challenged my no-spend motivation; I am excusing them because it's pre-Christmas and 'these things happen'. However both things have been properly thought out! 🙂 The first purchase was after I saw a code on for £5 off when you spend £10 on Amazon using a Mastercard. I've had … Continue reading 10th December 2014