10 THINGS YOU CAN PROBABLY STOP BUYING

What do you make of no-buy years and months? I think they can be so fun! A few years ago I experimented with what I coined 'Moneyless March', 31 days where I brought nothing but food, and absolutely LOVED it - not because of all the money I was saving (though that was great) but because all this time was suddenly opening up... Read more

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7 SUSTAINABLE SAVES

I don't know about you, but I'm always hearing how ethical living is expensive. Depending on your definition of ethical living, I guess it can be – fairly traded groceries for example probably are going to cost you more than their non-fairly traded counterparts, and for good reason. But when it comes to sustainability, there’s a real opportunity to save money – because sustainability is first and foremost about buying and using less. And, as someone who lives on a budget this makes me really excited – so excited in fact, I’ve put together this list of seven sustainable saves... Read more

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PICK-ME-UPS THAT LAST

Some days drag me down. I've a tendency to feel like getting back up requires dramatic change – an exotic holiday, a bigger house, a new relationship, a ‘better’ job – but actually, it's usually the simple things that turn my days around. And often, if I keep at them, my years begin to take on an exciting new direction too. So if you’re in need of a long-term pick-me-up, here are five I've found to last... Read more

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