Sheesh it's been a while! But with the weather warming up again I'm feeling a bit more motivated to share some of the success I've had with sticking to my grocery budget. Ready? 1. Determine how much you've been spending. You can do this in a number of ways - my preferred method is by … Continue reading How to grocery shop on a budget (successfully!)
Societal demands placed on mum's (and dad's), as well as the pressure we place on ourselves are increasingly crippling families. Demands on what needs to be done in the home - think raising amazing children, cooking, cleaning, washing, having a pristine house. And also demands on what is seen to be necessary to be done … Continue reading Creating Margin through Efficiency.
Once you've set the foundation for your meal plan, we can start the real work. Gather your supplies: Paper Pencil Eraser Ruler (optional - will assist with multiple weeks) Every cookbook you own Sticky notes - lots of them! This step works whether you will use the old-fashioned method only, or if you will be … Continue reading Ready to save some money? Let’s Meal plan.
I'm forever searching for apps that help with meal planning, home organisation and cleaning schedules to increase my efficiency as a busy working mum. So I download them, just to uninstall them 6 months later because I did not use them! Is this you too? There are SO MANY, too many apps out there that … Continue reading There’s an app for that… should you use it? Menu planning edition.
There are not many people I know who like to talk about money. It's a topic that makes them feel uncomfortable. Unless it's about a bargain, or how much has been saved. A bit of a personal topic, but an important one. This Proverb rings so true. We have a mortgage that needs to be … Continue reading Debt