Penny Choose: Habitat Cassiopea angular tumblers

Today’s Treat Under a Tenner is well under £10, and it’s a striking piece of design that’s something you can use every day. They’re made by Habitat and you can also buy them through other shops, either singly or in a set of six. These Cassiopea angular tumblers are part of the new Autumn range […]

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Tenner Week Aug 2014: Day 2: Simple foods day

It’s the second day of this latest Tenner Week – how are you getting on so far? I’m still sticking to my budget, and am also doing the optional TV diet (watching four hours or less of television at home during the week). Today’s idea, to get yourself a few bonus points, is to eat […]

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Tenner Week Aug 2014: Day 1: Scrub up nicely

Tenner Week August 2014 starts today! Time to get budgeting…. This time around we’re focusing on looking and feeling good, so let’s get started. Today is a really easy one – get yourself scrubbed up and do a little exfoliating. The more sensitive your skin is, the more gentle you need to be, so don’t […]

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Tenner Week Aug 2014: Sunday Stocktake

Tenner Week starts properly tomorrow, but if you want to get a headstart on the week then join in with the Sunday Stocktake. It only takes a few minutes, and it tends to pay dividends over the next seven days. If you haven’t done one before, or if you’d like a quick reminder, it’s time […]

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Save the Date: New Tenner Week starts 18th August

Hi everyone, it’s high time we had another Tenner Week. It’s been an expensive summer and I’m looking forward to the chance to cut back and save a few quid this month. Care to join me? This time around the theme is looking and feeling good, so be prepared for a bit of pampering and […]

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Today only: Approved Food has free Lucky Boxes

Here’s a quick offer for food and drink that has only just been announced, and I thought you might like to know about it. It’s valid for TODAY only, and runs until 23.59 this evening. You might remember that I reviewed the random contents of a Lucky Box from Approved Food last week, and was […]

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Building work – is it worth it?

After almost finishing the last bit of DIY and decorating after all of last month’s building work, I’m asking myself ‘was it truly worth it?’  Also , does it always add value to your home? In our case, it was the sort of situation where if you left it much longer then it was going […]

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