Halloween

10 ways to have frugal fun this Halloween

I love an excuse to do fun activities with my two, and we jump on every celebration or theme we can possibly celebrate year round. Halloween is no exception! Here are 10 ways to have a fab halloween without spending a fortune… 1. Make your own decorations Print your own bunting, and get the kids …

ECO Mum

Unblocktober – saving our drains, rivers and seas!

The year is flying by, and suddenly we are in October! This month, raise awareness and get onboard to join the Unblocktober campaign – to help Britain’s drains and stop unnecessary waste from reaching our rivers and seas. What is Unblocktober? Unblocktober is the world’s first month-long national campaign and awareness month to improve the …

Halloween

How to make a Halloween piñata

Piñatas are always a hit – no pun intended. 😉  If you’re short on time, you can purchase one for around £12 on Amazon – click through to take a peak. But if you’re up for a bit of DIY, these versions can be made very cheaply. They work well for Halloween as a decoration, …

Beauty and Fashion,ECO Mum

Second-hand September… Fashion Week!

To show my support for second-hand September I’m sharing 7 days of second-hand – these are some of my favourite bargains! I hope, after this month, you’ll continue your preloved shopping, so that we can all save money and do our bit for the environment. You don’t have to compromise on quality or fashion, so …

Home & Garden

10 ways to simplify your cleaning routine

I love a clean house, but I don’t love cleaning, and I’m always trying to find ways to slash how much time we spend on the chores. Here are 10 ways (from a clean freak in recovery!) to simplify your cleaning routine, so that you’ll have more time and energy for the fun stuff… 1. …