This week I have been mostly housebound with a spotty, chicken poxy baby! As a result I haven’t had huge opportunities to get out and hunt for the bargs! Frugal living is a way of life though, and whether in or out, there are always thrifty choices to make. “Make do & Mend” The phrase “Make do & Mend” to the younger me used to stir feelings of missing out… View Post

Ugh this week was rough! Feeling Bleugh, bad news and snow showers? (What the!)…I am pretty pleased to be saying goodbye to it and hello to a bonus bank holiday weekend that I completely forgot about. I am so very much looking forward to a long weekend with the fam. One of my favourite pics from this week was taken by Nathan when I was well and truly in thrifting… View Post

Okay mum’s, hands up who uses dry shampoo more than the real stuff? Let’s be honest here, for most of us we barely have time to breathe, let alone wash our hair – colouring it? Now there’s a luxury! Life as Mum is way busier and nuttier than I ever imagined it to be. I thought when people spoke of peeing with an audience or walking around with snot smeared… View Post

Before I go any further with sharing this weeks bargain buys, let’s first address the one fact that this is a “Frugal Friday” post going live on a Saturday evening! The reason is that I just got my laptop back this afternoon after a week long stay at the PC world service centre. It needed a new screen (which is now amazing), and was £60 plus £51 for the part… View Post