Treat Yourself…

You might have read in a previous post that we have a self care fund – created with some savings we made by changing our gas and electric providers with Switchcraft. One of the ways you could give yourself a little treat is by getting yourself one of the ethical subscription boxes available in the UK. This could be a … Read More

Final Frugal Cleaning Round Up

Our new series ‘Staying Sane in the Summer’ starts with the Thursday Thought tomorrow, so this is a fantastic final round up of frugal and environmentally careful ways to clean the house. I’m so excited as it’s  a guest post from the lovely Eva Brown 5 Frugal House Cleaning Tips to Save You Time and Money! Summer is here and … Read More

Guest Post – Recycled Paint!

Sort of on our cleaning theme, I was thinking about clearing out the shed (not my precious working shed obviously!), and all the odd pots of paint made me think about redecorating, and about how unlikely it was that we would ever get around to it… and then I randomly met Amy and her families project to recycle paint. Here’s … Read More

It’s World Environment Day!

After a very busy Half Term, this morning everyone was back in their respective learning locations – and I am back in the shed, enjoying planning out the next few weeks for The Frugal Family x As it’s World Environment Day I thought I’d share this great infographic about how we can all begin to make changes that will have … Read More