Archive | February, 2017

Tenner Week Feb 2017 Spring Clean Day 2 two Penny Golightly

Tenner Week Feb 2017: Day 2

Hello. Welcome to Day Two of our latest Tenner Week, with its theme of Spring Cleaning. If you need a reminder of anything, you can check the Tenner Week Rules and the Tenner Week schedule if you want to. Today’s activity is nice and simple. All you have to do is go around your home […]

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Tenner Week February 2017 Spring clean Day 1 one Penny Golightly

Tenner Week Feb 2017: Day 1

It’s the first official day of our latest Tenner Week challenge, and the general theme this time around is Spring Cleaning. Today’s activity is a ten-minute Quick Kitchen Clean, and if you missed the rest of the schedule it’s here. All you need to do today is pick one thing to clean in your kitchen, […]

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Tenner Week February 2017 Spring Clean Sunday Stocktake Penny Golightly

Tenner Week Feb 2017: Sunday Stocktake and schedule

It’s time for another Tenner Week challenge! Can you live on £10 for the week for your discretionary spending? As mentioned previously, the theme this time around is Spring Cleaning so let’s get going and freshen everything up. Today is an optional exercise that can save you some time and hassle – the ‘Sunday Stocktake’. […]

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Tenner Week Save the Date February 2017

Save the Date: New Tenner Week starts this Sunday

Here’s a quick heads-up for you: there’s going to be a Tenner Week this month, starting on Sunday 26th of February with an optional Sunday Stocktake. If you feel like cutting back the spending for a few days, join in! If you need to remind yourself of the Tenner Week rules, they’re all here, but […]

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The Ordinary skincare review first impressions early preliminary results Deciem

The Ordinary skincare initial review

I finally got around to buying some skincare products from The Ordinary. Yes, on paper this brand is technically right up my street because it has: A) high concentrations of active ingredients B) ingredients that are, for the best part, well known for being likely to have a positive effect (usually backed up with large […]

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are you a splurge spender or binge spender

Are you a splurge spender?

Are you a splurger when it comes to money? It’s never been easier to spend large sums of money on impulse without stopping to think too much about it. Being a splurge or binge spender can obviously be harmful to your finances, as a large amount of money leaving your bank account all in one go […]

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2017 themes and goals February Penny Golightly

2017 themes and goals: February

Well hello there, how the devil are you? I’ve had a couple of days off after Jump Start January, then caught some virus or bug thingy that meant I needed to have an extended lie down, so apologies for the relative quietness of the blog at the moment. On the mend now, and catching up […]

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