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 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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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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December Challenge – Write it down

If you missed last weeks introduction to this months challenge and update click here to catch up. Writing down everything I spend is getting no easier and more power to people who do this every month. I am sure if I committed to a longer period (which I am not), it would become a habit […]

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What to purchase in the sales to save through the year.

The sales can be a great time of year to stock up on many items or save you a small fortune on bigger purchases. I want to share the items I look out for and tips to ensure you pick up what is right for you. So lets start by saying, you are not saving […]

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December Challenge – Write it all down

You may have seen from my Instagram account that this month I am writing down everything that is spent. My main reason for this is that there are a few areas in the budget that I feel is being spent on things that aren’t really needed and also our small buffer is now being used. […]

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Plan your year to save your wallet

Planning your year sounds like a huge chore and I won’t lie to you it does take a little bit of time to do; but what I can also say is since we have been doing it we certainly have less surprises and emergencies that attack our bank account. We can now also certainly say […]

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November Week 4

This month we are making over the girls bedroom, if you missed the last couple of weeks click on this links below: Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 This Week This week has been a bit of a slow week, not great as I now only have one week left. We had a very busy […]

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