Knitting and Crochet is good for your mental health A recent survey by a knitting company Toft has found that crafting is good for your health. They spoke to nearly 500 British women and discovered that crafting has huge stress-reduction health benefits. Crochet helped them with anxiety, depression and stress, improving mental health and providing more social opportunities… Read More Crafting is so therapeutic
If you have run out of money half way during the month then you really, honestly, need to look at your financial situation, you need to be truly honest with yourself and look at where you can make savings. If you are continuously living in your overdraft or credit cards you must act now! You… Read More Creating a budget
One pound challenge Is anyone following the one pound challenge? Apparently it started out as a business adventure to see what could be achieved from just a £1 investment. The aim is to save almost £500 in one month. However if this is not achievable you could start with a penny challenge. Print off a… Read More One pound challenge
5 Year plan In 2016 Phil and I looked at our budget, we both had good jobs and wanted to set up some plans for the future. We began systematically going through our outgoings Cancelled the following Sky TV Phone contracts Magazines subscriptions Gym fees Sold the following Bread maker Radios Stereos Table and chairs… Read More What are your plans for 2017?
We’ve been making money from side hustles toward the 5 year plan since April this year (2016) Work Trip Soooo September more or less began with a cheeky little trip to Denmark, I went through work and we are looking at the differences of how young children are taught in nursery or kindergarten in Denmark… Read More September side hustles