Creating Daily Pleasures

living for the weekend The habit of living just for the weekend is something that I encounter on a regular basis. A belief that pleasures can only be enjoyed on Saturdays and Sundays or when we’re away on holiday. There seems to […]

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Stretching the Food Budget

do a monthly shop As you know from this previous post, in an effort to help with the food budget and meal planning I am ordering our staples once a month from Tesco. This includes items such as butter, cheese, juice, milk, […]

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How to be More Organised

introduction For me ‘a simple life’ extends to keeping work simple, to limiting it to between Monday and Friday and between approximately 9am and 5pm. Unfortunately I know that this is easier said than done, but in this article I want to […]

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Monthly Meal Planning

Do you struggle with deciding what to eat each evening? Maybe you plan for the week, but find it hard to make time each weekend to do this. Find out why I moved to monthly meal planning… Buying for a whole month […]

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Five ways to be frugal

I thought that this week instead of just giving you examples of how I have been frugal I would provide some ideas for how you could start to think about being more frugal. About how to make it part of your everyday […]

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