Non-Branded November

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This month I am going to be focusing on how you can save money with non-branded items. I’ll be doing a series on posts on here and over on my Instagram account, I’d love for my followers to get involved so below you’ll find some of the things i’ll be focusing on this month for #NonBrandedNovember…

Simple Slow Cooker Chicken & Chorizo

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Here’s a simple and tasty dish that will feed four for less than a fiver! It’s easy to make and a perfect autumn dish…

Basic Pasta Sauce

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Here is my recipe for the easiest, cheapest and most basic pasta sauce ever!

Beyond Best Before, Do You Approve?

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Be honest, would you use something that was past its best before date? If you said no, I’m here to try to convince you otherwise. Not only is this a fab way to save money, it’s a way to reduce waste and a way to get the most out of products that are still absolutely fine to use!

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Pet Hair Problems Vamooshed!

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If you’re a fellow pet lover with a hatred of moulted pet hair, then you might want to give this a go…

Becoming a Homeowner – One Year On

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This time last year I was walking into the estate agents to collect the keys to our house. After years of saving and months of paperwork, the moment I collected the keys was actually a huge anticlimax. There were no party poppers or anyone ringing a bell, not even a shake of a hand… the lady simply handed me an envelope containing a key. Despite the lack of ceremony, I was elated that the wait was finally over.

Suddenly that year has flashed by and we have made the house our home. Looking back at the whole process has made me realise that I learnt a lot, so here are my tips for anyone saving to buy, or buying, their first house…

My Garden Makeover

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If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that my week has been spent transforming my garden. Shane and I have done absolutely everything ourselves and we couldn’t be happier with what we have achieved, especially as it has only cost us £150!