Plastic Be Gone!

As promised here is the second instalment of ideas for making small changes to the plastic coming into your home and life… just four easy to do things that will have a big impact over time and if we all did these things the change would be much faster. If you missed yesterday’s four ideas you can find them here … Read More

Plastic Fantastic?

There is so much information floating around (a bit like all the plastic…) about the massive and complex problem of single plastic use and disposal… to be honest I got a bit overwhelmed and distressed. Watching Blue Planet I found myself so upset that it was immobilising, but then you feel as if nothing you do will help and consequently … Read More

Frugal Family Valentines

We LOVE this day, it’s all about LOVE which is the stuff of life… and you can moan about the commercialisation or you can just ignore that and do your own thing – which is how we roll at Frugal HQ. So here’s how we have a Frugal Fun Family Valentines. We plan ahead – Family have been drafted in … Read More

Love Your Home

Part of the whole thing we are trying to do here is about showing love for ourselves and our planet – one simple way to do this is think more carefully about the cleaning products we use, and where we get them from. Humblestuff is a tiny business based in Glasgow offering to help with the planet part of cleaning … Read More

Love EWE!

We are so in love with all the fantastic sheep related items in the Eweniverse (well Mr F is Welsh…), but this is so perfect for our #lovewins theme this month we had to show it off! Do take a look at their fun pins, great value and brilliant gifts x

Adult Love… and sex, committment, relationships etc.

There is going to be a flood of posts and articles surrounding Valentine’s (or Galentine’s if you’re trendy) Day, and it’s hard to think of something a little different to talk about! I actually LOVE celebrating Valentine’s Day, I think any excuse to talk and show affection and love to those we care for should be grabbed. We have games … Read More

Gifts that Give

You all know how much we advocate conscious spending, so when we give paid for gifts we really like them to do something extra – we try to support small businesses, or local businesses think about air miles and when we come across companies that do even more by using their business to support others that’s a total win-win. One … Read More

Love Wins

Our February theme is all things relationships, love, sex, commitment, romance and family – all the shades of Love you can think of… our posts will cover: Free Date Night ideas Sustainable Sex (Eco not Stamina!!) Family Fun for Valentines Day Half Term here in the UK so we are hoping to get our new book School Holiday Survival Guide … Read More

Plans and Projects…

January was a wild mix of ‘getting back on track’  – it seems to have flown by, and suddenly my post about what we’re doing in 2018 feels a bit late… However, better late than never. I wanted to update you on all the exciting things we are planning, or are already happening for 2018. I want to have a … Read More