My Need for Simplicity update

This journey for me had started at the end of last year but really took off for me in January where I posted about my need for simplicity. Since then we have done major decluttering of our home and I can honestly say our home has never felt bigger. It has allowed us to not […]

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Living Intentionally – Morning routine

I am very much a believer that starting your morning off right creates the foundation to a great day! I will add a disclaimer here, I am human and some mornings I am dragging myself out of bed like everyone else but the reason for that is a whole other post that I may just […]

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Getting Prepared School Summer Holidays – Freebie

The summer holidays in the UK are approaching, as a stay at home mum I know I am lucky to get this time with my children but on the other hand it can be a big task and a lot of ‘I am bored’ moments. It is also if you’re not careful, another costly time […]

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9 Must buys from Aldi!

We personally do not do our whole shop in Aldi for two reasons. Firstly I mainly shop online and then collect as with 3 children shopping isn’t always they funnest experience. Secondly I normally do have to visit another shop if I attempt a weekly shop in Aldi, as they do not have everything we […]

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5 Things I am doing to prepare for Christmas Now!

Christmas is six months away! You may think I am crazy for discussing Christmas already, but by preparing now you are less likely to go in to debt and what better Christmas present to yourself is that! We have two main aims for our Christmas this year, simplify and experience. We are aiming to simplify […]

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Number 1 Tip For Saving Money On Days Out!

Don’t take the whole family! Crazy as that may sound, big days out can cost the price of a weekend camping holiday if you’re not careful and I know which one I would prefer. I am certainly not saying don’t have day trips as a family but look for cheaper alternatives for the days you […]

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Simple living update

So a few months ago I blogged about my need to simplify my life, click here to read the full post. In the post I talked about how there is four areas I am going to start with on this journey, these were declutter, organise, schedule and reducing technology. I am still very much in […]

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Our Budget Routine

Many posts on my blog, have shared different aspects that I use when we budget as a family. I know when I first started to budget our money, I read so many different blogs/websites that at times it can feel a little over whelming and at times feel like a lot of work. I thought […]

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25 Frugal Living Tips You Should Try This Year!

Looking at areas of yoOne great way to save money or live more intentionally is to be more frugal. Frugal to me means making smart choices. ur life to see where you can make smarter choices to in turn save you money and possibly time. Here are 25 tips to get you started: Meal Plan – By […]

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Budget Garden Project

When we moved house nearly 6 years ago we doubled our house size along with our mortgage. On top of that we were trying to save a little each month as we were also planning to have our second child. We have had a lot to do in this house and have been keen not […]

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