These days sleep and hygiene are two words on everyone’s lips and I can tell you that even a gypsy soul needs its beauty sleep! So here are some thoughts, tips and musings on this… More
Whenever we buy anything new there will always be a GHG footprint related to that item including manufacturing, transportation and delivery. It’s almost impossible to not leave carbon footprint but there are certain things we can do to reduce ours. Continue reading “How To Get an Eco-friendly Kitchen and Save Money”
October is a great time to reel in the spending and save money in readiness for Christmas, which we all know is an expensive time of year. Personally, we also have all of our birthdays over the next 4 months so we always need to be extra careful with our cash. Continue reading “No Spend Weekend Challenge with Scottish Friendly”
When I was younger with minimal responsibilities I would book a last-minute deal, chuck some clothes in a suitcase and be gone. I never bought holiday insurance as I felt invincible and didn’t want to waste the money. Continue reading “Winter Travel Packing & Health Tips”
Welcome back to my seventh Meet a Devon Blogger interview series.
This week I’m interviewing Stephanie from the blog Exploring Exeter. If you’d like to keep up with the whole series then please do Subscribe to my Tribe. Continue reading “Meet A Devon Blogger – Stephanie Darkes of Exploring Exeter”
Autumn is always the start of a busy time for us. All of our birthdays and Christmas happen over the course of the next 4 months. After spending months clearing, minimalising and sorting our home the thought of more stuff coming in is freaking me out. Continue reading “Zero Waste Gift Guide”
Minimalism is different for everyone. There is no one box fits all. For me, it’s about creating space in our lives for the things that really matter.
When I think of minimalism I focus on the following… Continue reading “Our Minimalism Journey So Far”
Switching to natural beauty products can be a frustrating journey. Just when you think you’ve finally cracked it, it all seems to go wrong again. My previous no-poo experiments are a good example of this. I will master that one day! Continue reading “Homemade Natural Deodorant Tips from the Experts”
Researching my family tree has been a hobby of mine for over 5 years now. In that time I have made lots of exciting discoveries about my ancestors.
Where they lived. Who they married. The lives they led. It get’s really addictive. I now have a massive file full of documents, photos and certificates. So far I’ve got back as far as 1796 on my Fathers side and 1707 on my Mothers side. Continue reading “I Did A DNA Test – Find Out What I Discovered”
Cutting down the cost of our weekly food shop has been a mission of mine for over 3 years now. We’ve tried various different money saving tips that we’ve heard of from others. Some have worked really well and others have been a waste of time. Continue reading “6 Tips for Saving Money on Food – CNUK Frugal Foodie Campaign”
I have learnt a lot so far on my minimalist journey. One thing, in particular, is that it’s far better to spend a little bit more and get good quality products than it is to spend less and get something that won’t last. Continue reading “Sustainably Stylish with emerging Lifestyle brand Vênoor Living”