The Savvy Penny

Car Boot Sale Love

As I may have said in previous posts and I’m sure I’ll continue to mention it again in future ones, I love car boot sales! I never come away empty handed and can always find some great bargains. I’m always on the look out for boys clothes, toys, books and well anything really! I thought […] Read more…

Five Ways I Save Money on Food

One of the ways in which I reduce our outgoings is to stick to a limited grocery budget. Here’s some of the things I do to keep this cost down. I always check the reduced section in the supermarket when I do my shopping. The best deals I find are around 6pm, so it does […] Read more…

Favourite Cookbooks

In the past I used to find that when I’d be seduced into buying a cookbook I’d maybe try a few of the recipes, but then be put off by the number of different ingredients that were required for each meal which would cost a fortune. I’d also end up with random bits of opened […] Read more…

Four Frugal Things

Taking inspiration from other blogs I read, I thought I would do a post on the frugal things I’ve done this week. Clothes Sorting – I had a clear out of some old clothes that I no longer wear to sell at a car boot sale which I plan on having in the next few […] Read more…

Money Making May

This is my last month on maternity leave before I head back to work in June! I can’t believe that I’ve been off work for nearly 12 months, it’s flown! I’ve therefore decided that I’m going to make the most of my last month off try to make as much money as I can this […] Read more…

Frugal Living -Reclaiming back my Life and my Sanity

Frugal Living – Reclaiming back my¬† Life and my Sanity! I’m passionate about frugal living, looking after my money and making it work for me. I strongly believe that you don’t have to spend, or have lots of money to be happy and enjoy life. I haven’t always been this way, I could spend hours […] Read more…