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, […]
Looking for non-stuff gift ideas? Here you’ll find 21+ ideas for gifts that are not things and don’t add to the clutter at Christmas.
Some ideas for Mother’s Day
When I was growing up, much of our Christmas traditions involved food. In fact, Christmas day was a big gastronomic event the likes of which we never saw for the rest of the year. When it comes to the pleasures of the table, the day stands out in our family calendar. It started early in […]
It’s Mother’s Day on Sunday. Just sayin’ (ahem, dear). This is my second Mother’s Day. Last year I got a clothes airer. Terribly un-fun, but I actually asked for a clothes airer (and it’s had a lot of use over the last twelve months), so it’s all good. What’s your idea of the perfect Mother’s […]
It’s that season again. Time to run round frantically trying to find something, anything to give to that special someone. There’s nothing worse than opening a gift and realising it is one of those last minute, un-thought-out ‘what the hell am I going to do with this? / I’m allergic to nuts’ type gifts, especially […]
A collection of handmade Valentine’s Day tutorials.