How to create an urban jungle in your home without breaking the bank

I’m at home a lot right now, as are most people. Compounded by the greenery outside turning golden, my desire to have some foliage in my home has turned from a mild tingle to a full-on itch. And if you are in the same spot, today I am sharing all the useful tips I have for filling your home with beautiful, and sometimes rare, plants on a budget. This is not for everyone, but it might be for you. Your houseplants can pay for themselves in the long run. Continue reading How to create an urban jungle in your home without breaking the bank

Autumn favourites of a frugal blogger

Long, well written books As the daylight becomes more scarce and the energy and funds we had in the summer for going out get channeled into paying for the heating bills, a good book becomes a great piece of entertainment. I like my books long enough to last a few evenings and fun enough to not have me yawning at 9pm. Some of my past … Continue reading Autumn favourites of a frugal blogger

7 ways to get your week started well on a Sunday

I personally like to take Sundays easy – usually it’s my day to relax, spend some quality time with the loved ones and catch up on reading. But it’s also my day to get ready for the week ahead. In this article I’ll take you through 7 ways which will get your week started well, without causing much of a disruption to whatever else you … Continue reading 7 ways to get your week started well on a Sunday

Belongings in my 20s vs belongings in my 30s

I have been pottering around the house today and noticed a life trend. As I moved from room to room I realised that my belongings no longer look like the belongings I had in my 20s. In today’s article I’ll take you through the key differences I have spotted between my things back then and now. Before I get into listing the differences out, it’s … Continue reading Belongings in my 20s vs belongings in my 30s