Money Saving Tips

money saving tips

  • Win a velvetiser – giveaway

    Oh my goodness, hot chocolate season is upon us. It is FREEZING outside, making it the perfect time to curl up with a nice cup of hot chocolate. The Hotel Chocolat Velvetiser has been on my wish list for ages and I am so happy that I get to bring you this giveaway to win […]

  • Win a massive Lush hamper

    It is that time of the year when we want to start getting cosy – from cooking warming soups to having long hot candlelit baths. I don’t know about you but I love using Lush products and they make an amazing treat, which is why I am thrilled to be a part of this amazing […]

  • Family gaming time

    Many parents are put off from online gaming because of some of the dangers that can come with online gaming. You might worry about your child or children being bullied online, getting addicted, becoming too competitive or even more harmful consequences that could arise from online gaming. Therefore it is really important that you find […]

  • How running a food blog has saved me money

    Both food waste and food poverty are massive problems in the United Kingdom – did you know that 3.6 million tonnes of food is wasted by the food industry in the UK every year (Figures from WRAP 2019) and a massive 8.4 million people in the UK are struggling to afford to eat (according to fareshare.org.uk) […]

  • 5 Ways To Keep Your Car Clean While Raising Kids

    Keeping a clean car when you’re ferrying children about isn’t easy. Here are some tips on doing so.  Get Help From Your Kids Perhaps the easiest and most important lesson to teach your kids early on is how to clean the car. Get them involved and teach them that when they leave their rubbish behind, […]

  • How simple shopping swaps can help you to own your home sooner with mortgage overpayments

    Mortgage overpayments are something that I am really passionate about, and mortgage providers are also trying to encourage their borrowers to make overpayments where they can. What are mortgage overpayments? A mortgage overpayment is an extra payment you make to your mortgage, above your usual monthly mortgage payment. By overpaying your mortgage you can either […]

  • 8 Ways to Save Money Supermarket Shopping

    No matter the reason, many of us could do with some help to save money supermarket shopping. If you are looking to save money at the supermarket then keep reading for 8 ideas to reduce your supermarket spending. 1. Buy your groceries and other supplies in bulk In order to save money, you should buy […]

  • Can you freeze cheese?

    cheese and onion plait

    If you have any leftover cheese you might be wondering – Can you freeze cheese? When I say that currently I am the queen of cheese, I mean that I have more cheese in my kitchen than you can shake a stick at and I am not referring to my jokes, even though they are […]

  • 5 Top Tips for Shopping on a Tight Budget

    Shopping can be one of the biggest expenses there is when it comes to outgoings for a household.  We have all been there, where we have left a supermarket in horror – as the till receipt doesn’t quite match up to your expectation from what you put in the trolley.  Here we discuss some top […]

  • Tips for Saving Money on Everyday Items

    The future is not predictable, especially in these times of Coronavirus pandemic. You can’t be sure when economies will open again fully. That is why you need to have a habit of saving money for a rainy day.   But again, you understand that the rain can take on even a week; it is not predictable. […]

  • Simple Homemade Cocktail Recipes

    Simple Homemade Cocktail Recipes So we are well into our lockdown, and unfortunately the novelty for some is really wearing thin. While I was in my mile long Aldi que this morning, I had the idea of making some supa dupa cocktails. These are officially on the naughty list, taste brill and most importantly, are […]