February already! I’m a cliche I know. Every single month I cannot believe another month has gone by. Which is funny as often I write these posts a few weeks in advance!! Anyway, here we are, in February already. Just one more month until my beautiful girls 1st Birthday! Also, in 5 days we will be enjoying a wonderful family holiday at Centerparcs Elveden Forest! Woohoo! Here are my aims for February 2017:
A whole month through the year already. Fantastic! What a month it has been. We’ve got through, just about, despite a couple of bouts of illness. Being unwell, and over tired, have been the order of the month in our house. However, we’ve avoided any major issues. We’ve done well on the aims and today I’m sharing with you my aims for January 2017 – the results!
Being frugal is a fantastic way to save money for your household. Money saving is nearly as important to me as money making. By keeping a tight control on our household finances (mostly) and our expenses we have more money. This means that I need to earn less money to cover the essentials. In turn this means more money for saving for a house, having a holiday or buying a reliable car. The little savings really do add up and this is why I like the Five Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week linky.
Five Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week – 13th January
The end is nigh! The end of the year that is. I’m actually pleased the end of the year is here. This year has been a bit of a mixed bag. With the death of my Dad and lots of other nasty surprises along the way I’ll be glad when 2017 starts. I know that a new year doesn’t actually mean everything is suddenly going to be fine but we can dream hey! Anyway, here is my aims for December 2016 – the results!
This week I’m taking part in a new linky for the first time. I don’t remember ever taking part in a linky before but this one really caught my eye. I love making sure that I am being frugal as much as possible, without sacrificing having a nice life. This linky is sharing all of those fabulously frugal things that you do throughout the week. Some of them might be small but they soon add up! These are the Five Fabulously Frugal Things I’ve Done This Week…
- Made a stuffed crust pizza. This was delicious, cheap and it kept us away from the takeaway. I topped it with chicken breast, peppers, spring onions and too much cheese. The dough rose spectacularly and the crust was HUGE! I made this using my Panasonic SD2501 bread maker which I absolutely love. This saved a small fortune compared to the takeaway that I really wanted!