Looking for practical gift ideas that are useful and a little bit different? Something that doesn’t add to the junk and the clutter that we already have.Today’s post is a gift idea guide compiled from some the wonderful sponsors that keep Frugal and Thriving running. I’ve had a lot of fun making this guide, especially […]
Summer.It used to mean long days lying in the shade, listening to the distant hum of a lawn mower, waiting for Christmas and then school.Nowadays it’s a whirlwind of organising and Christmas parties and Christmas shopping and end-of-year get-togethers.Even my kids feel that time is moving quickly.I do love all the get-togethers. Sitting in the […]
Composting is easy – all you need is time and Mother Nature to do the rest. But if you want to speed up the process, use this method to make fast compost.
Painting the walls is an excellent way to freshen up a room. But what if it’s not in the budget? Here’s a frugal alternative to that is almost as good.
Cutting edge neuroscience is confirming what we’ve know for thousands of years – that a homely home can help us to be happy. Here’s how to make the most of what neuroarchitecture has found, without breaking the budget.