Month: July 2018

Meal Planning: An Introduction

Meal Planning: An Introduction

I love meal planning!  It is something I started doing at the start of this year when I realised that our grocery spending was out of control and so was our food waste.  I had started doing a regular week shop online through Tesco just before my youngest was born.  But every week I was realising that I w… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Meal Planning, 2 comments
16 Essentials For An Eco-Friendly Kitchen

16 Essentials For An Eco-Friendly Kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the home.  There are some rooms in my house that go virtually untouched from day to day, but no other room gets quite as much use as my kitchen.  We eat in it, play in it, organise in it, talk in it, socialise in it, cook in it and store all manner of things in it.  Therefore, it ma… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Eco-Friendly Living, 8 comments
Christmas is coming!  Is your budget ready?

Christmas is coming! Is your budget ready?

The Sun is shining, my front lawn has dried to a crisp, and we’ve just had the Summer Solstice so I am asking you this question: “are you financially prepared for Christmas?”  Yes I’m being serious!

 

The big day is less than six months away and with only five pay days (or less) to go it is im… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Saving Money, 0 comments
Want More Money?  Then Talk About It!

Want More Money? Then Talk About It!

When it comes to money many of us are a closed book.  We either make vague statements, change the subject or suggest that things are actually better or worse than they are.  However, we are quite happy to show off our new TV, new car or new phone but won’t disclose the contents of our latest paycheck.… Read more

Posted by Charlotte Jessop in Making Money, 14 comments