8 Ideas to Make Extra Money

Sometimes the household income just isn’t enough. Whether you are paying off debt, saving for the holiday you haven’t had for so long or just have a goal you want to reach adding some extra income maybe what your budget needs right now. Here are a few money making ideas for you: Overtime This can […]

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9 Valentines Day Ideas on a Budget

A day to celebrate loved ones can become very expensive. Valentines day should be a day to share with loved ones and it really doesn’t have to cost a penny. I truly believe that Valentines day is not a holiday for presents but a holiday for quality time, it is a holiday to make you […]

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The Debt Avalanche Method

Last week I talked about The Debt Snowball method so I thought I would talk through another popular method for those that don’t feel the Snowball works for you. The Debt Avalanche method is one of a few popular ways to pay off your debt. In this post I am going to go through the […]

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Simple Midweek Meal – Rustlers Burger Hacking Challenge

As you may have read I am on the search for more simplicity, on of the ways I am doing this is with our meal planning. To simplify we are having at least one midweek meal that I can just put in the oven or reheat. We have found that by doing this we are […]

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The Debt Snowball Method

The Debt Snowball method is one of a few popular ways to pay off your debt. In this post I am going to go through the method of the Snowball and give you a few points to think about, so that you can decide if it may help you on your journey to pay off […]

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Family Life, New Job, Nursery and a Slight Change to the Budget…

This is going to be a new monthly post where I will update on what is going on in life. I have been writing tips, tricks and projects I am completing for a few months now but I feel other than my about me page there isn’t much about family life on here. All my […]

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Tracking the Pennies can save the Pounds – FREE Expense Tracker

As a spender, you can easily justify why you need to buy something when you are in the shop. But you also know when you start seeing what you have brought over the month it is slightly shocking. I know this because it was me a few years ago, we were starting a budget. ‘I […]

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9 Things to do this Weekend for Free

When writing this it is getting towards the end of January, saying money is tight maybe an understatement for most households. So here are some of my favourite activities to do as a family for free: Movie Night If like us, some of your weekend is filled by swimming or other sports you may not […]

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31 Ways to Start Saving Money with your Family Now

We are already half way through January and as so many got paid early in December and we have had Christmas, New Year and the sales since then. I wanted to share money-saving tips that could help you start saving money so that this time next year money won’t feel this tight again. Budget Start […]

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My Need for Simplicity

Life can be hard without us adding more on top of it. I feel like my whole adult life I have just added more, more items, more activities, more pressure and the list could go on. I remember getting a promotion at work and within months of starting the new job we were looking at […]

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