Five ways to update your home for under £10

When you’re on a tight budget, home décor is something that can easily get put at the bottom of the list, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find ways to update your home without spending a fortune. Here I list my favourite items to do just that for less than

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Amazon Prime Day 2022: How to get the best deals

When is Amazon Prime Day 2022? Amazon Prime Day 2022 begins at 00.01 on July 12th 2022 for 48 hours of deals, ending 23.59 on July 13th. There will be deals across the store including Amazon products and those from selected sellers across the platform. Early deals start from June

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What I downshift (and what I don’t) at the supermarket

What is “downshifting”? One well versed way to shave a few pounds off your grocery bill is to downshift from a premium or well-known brand to the supermarket own brand. The rule is simple: if you don’t notice a difference, or even prefer the own brand product, stick with it

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5 ways to save money on grocery shopping

How to save money on grocery shopping Ways to save money on grocery shopping is one of the main areas I regularly get asked about on the blog and via Instagram, so I thought I would share my top tips. At first I thought was stating the obvious a bit,

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