I’m back

It’s been almost 6 months since I last blogged on here. I have just been super busy with uni, family life, Christmas, thesis writing etc. Now thesis is coming to an end, I’m ready to get back to it! I’m going to change things up a bit and pop up a daily spending template onContinue reading “I’m back”

Sunday Dinner on a budget

A few people have reached out to me to ask how I manage to make my roast dinners for so little money. So, I am going to base prices for the recipe on today’s prices at Tesco (that is where I shop). The biggest cost with those who want to save money is when theyContinue reading “Sunday Dinner on a budget”

Week I don’t know!

Hello! Hi! It has been quite a while since I updated the blog. I have been posting on my Instagram pretty much daily but I had my third year Uni placement to complete and with Covid that ended up being more complicated that usual. However, I passed with flying colours, I have submitted all ofContinue reading “Week I don’t know!”

Week 9 update: Be kind to yourself!

This week has been another busy one. Deadlines, general family life & just spending time together has taken centre stage this week. No fancy meals this week. For those of you who come here for the food then head to my instagram. I try to update that daily. There might even be some actual cookingContinue reading “Week 9 update: Be kind to yourself!”

Lockdown 2.0 – Birthday Edition🎂

One of the reasons we decided to start our no spend was because we had overspent on gifts last year. We felt so guilty that both of our children couldn’t celebrate their birthdays, Christmas wasn’t the same. Can’t have parties. It was awful watching them so we spoilt them. Not good for our bank account.Continue reading “Lockdown 2.0 – Birthday Edition🎂”

Plan Plan & Plan again

It’s that time of the week where i’ve to order our weekly shop. I know this probably isn’t a very exciting post but hopefully this can show you that it is possible to shop for a family of 4 for not very much and still eat well. We have a Tesco delivery saver as forContinue reading “Plan Plan & Plan again”

Week 2 round up – Fresh air & exercise

This week felt slightly easier than last. Maybe it’s because we are getting used to not spending or maybe it’s because we are all busier. I’m back at Uni, Doug is back to work and the kids are both online schooling again. This week was the week we had our Gousto box arrive. We haveContinue reading “Week 2 round up – Fresh air & exercise”