Frugal lunchbreaks

So today I had a very frugal lunchbreak and it got me thinking about all the different things there are to do in a big city that don't cost a thing. Here are my top 5 free things you could do in Manchester, I'd love to hear your suggestions for other cities in the comments! … Continue reading Frugal lunchbreaks


Mortgage overpayments in 2015

As a result of my even-more-frugal mindset for 2015, I've been thinking about our mortgage payments and how much of our wage they take up. We have a much smaller monthly payment than a lot of people I know, but even so it would be so great to not have to think about this expense … Continue reading Mortgage overpayments in 2015

Happy New Year

Hello dear readers. Yes, I know I'm a day late, but happy, frugal new year to everyone! So. It all starts here then. Yesterday we went for a cobweb blowing walk and very quickly realised something we don't yet have - a thermos flask for hot drinks! So, I need to do something about that if … Continue reading Happy New Year