Diary of a Frugal Mum

Social Distancing: Week 16

Social Distancing: Week 16 Dear Frugal Mums, I’ve been selling lots of bits and bobs this week – the train set, the kids old Leapfrog tablets, old bikes etc. It’s amazing how quickly it all adds up, and how helpful an extra fiver here and there can be. I did quite a lot of clearing …

Diary of a Frugal Mum

Social Distancing: Week 15

Social Distancing: Week 15 Dear Frugal Mums, It’s been a week of gardening, bike rides, baking and LOTS of beach fun – unsurprising given how hot it’s been! It was baking at the start of the week, so Finn and Lola certainly made the most of it. They cooled off in the sea everyday, and …

Diary of a Frugal Mum

Even superheroes get anxiety

Thursday 25th June 2020 Dear Frugal Mums, I feel a bit silly writing this, because I’m a grown-up and a parent – and we’re supposed to be fearless superheroes, right? My son snapped his glasses and we had to visit the optician to get the replacement pair. So yesterday, him and I headed into town …

Diary of a Frugal Mum

Social Distancing: Week 14

Social Distancing: Week 14 Dear Frugal Mums, We’ve had a week of beach fun and bike rides with school work muddled in between – it’s been busy but good fun! We call these our ‘school trips’ of course. 😉 We had a great weekend too. On Saturday we had a picnic at our local country …