As you probably know already, I’m a big fan of using different ranges from different supermarkets, and I try not to be too swayed by brand names or packaging. Sometimes this goes as far as arranging blind tastings, and so on. Well, try anything twice, that’s what I say. And today, on behalf of my [...]
It’s that time of year again – lots of deals have arrived just in time ...
In our first cheap theatre tickets article, we looked at previews, cheap seats, cheap nights ...
There is a common misconception that a night out at the theatre is unaffordable for ...
If you’re eating on a budget then it’s easy to get stuck in a rut, and you can end up having samey, bland food day in, day out. Sometimes a pound or two carefully spent here and there will make your meals way more flavour-packed and interesting – these are my top seven suggestions for [...]
Festival season is nearly upon us, and even though most of the UK is skint, the festivals seem to be getting more and more expensive to attend. However, it can be done very stylishly on a budget if you keep your eye on the spending. It’s not just the price of the ticket any more. [...]
Today we have a little hot-off-the press book review for you, and we’re also giving away a paperback copy to one lucky reader. You lucky things. The book is A London Steal: The Fabulous-on-a-Budget Guide to London’s Hidden Chic by Elle Ford. A London Steal is all about being fabulous on a budget, and it’s [...]
We have a guest post from The Beau, who’s just found out that he’s been unexpectedly paying too much for his Sky TV package, due to some VERY sneaky changes recently made by the provider. Here’s how he’s put Sky straight AND saved a cool £90 on this year’s bill. Over to you, Beau… Sky [...]
After the last few days of looking at brilliant value makeup, and finding some great discounts, it’s time to pull the last two looks together for some more dramatic ‘big night out’ effects. These were originally going to be sourced from all round the high street, but there’s a 3-for-2 sale on all Superdrug cosmetics [...]
I’ve just been putting a few makeup looks together to round up this challenge, and I’ve kept all of them under £10. That includes postage and packing, because it all adds up. Today I’m focusing on the workplace, where you want to look well presented but not overdone. The key here is finding quality products [...]
The product development people at Morrisons have been very, very busy in recent months, and they’ve created all kinds of new food and drink offerings for the summer. I’ve had a chance to try some of their new drinks out, so I thought it was high time for a little review. First up, they have [...]