My Ways of Saving Money

When I started writing this post it was going to be about how we are saving money for our holiday in August. But I realized that we are going to carry on saving (for a house deposit, birthdays, Christmas etc) after the holiday, so I…

Tightening my belt

January (and February too) was a tight month in our house. As I am sure many others did, I may have overspent a little over Christmas. I also stupidly forgot that my car insurance was due during January. So, I have had to really watch…

Where was summer?

As we are heading into the last week of the school holidays here, I was thinking, exactly where was summer this year? Ok, we have had a couple of weeks where the weather was fabulous, but that was before the kids were on holidays. Since…