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Thrifty Thursday: Black Friday

The Aldi super-six this week are tomatoes (6), chantenay carrots (500g), savoy cabbage, lemons (3), swede and onions (1 Kg). They are all 49p each. Those are on offer until next Thursday. 438 more words

Thrifty Thursday

DIY Pom Pom's

A few weeks ago I was tasked with the duty of decorating the house for my mom’s birthday. Of course I took this responsibility on like a champ, but there was one particular decoration piece that I was asked about tons. 419 more words


Frugal - spend cut - w/e 23/11/14

From my weekly budget of £20, I have spent:

  • £2.50 – garlic potatoes at Birmingham Christmas market (my favourite thing there and I can only get them once or twice a year).
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Piggy Bank

Homemade Hat and Sweater

Tis the season of hats and sweaters. Cozy time. Around here, I like to make our hats the easy way: out of old sweaters. I just cut them into the shape I want, and sew the pieces together. 109 more words


Techniques: Thrifty Turkey Stock

Don’t toss that Thanksgiving turkey carcass–use it for soup!

After carving the turkey, let the carcass cool off, then break it apart. You can do this with your hands once the carcass gets cool. 207 more words


Thrifty Tutorial- Love Bunting

I plan on sharing as many tutorials as I can and I want  to make them easy to follow. I get super frustrated when I find a tutorial I have been looking for, start following it then lose the ‘thread’ so to speak. 430 more words