Spending Diary 20th – 26th July 2020

Spending Diary 20th to 26th July 2020 Hi all, I must precede this late spending diary with the information that on Monday 20th July I received the news that my wonderful mum had passed away suddenly and unexpectedly from a heart attack. It has understandably been a very hard time. 20/07/2020 Before I received the …

Spending Diary 13th – 19th July 2020

Spending Diary 13th – 19th July 2020 Hi everybody! I hope you are all well. This week had a couple of notable events. Some good, some bad. I’ll take you through it. 13/07/2020 Back to work again. Today I did a short run that took in posting a letter to my Grandpa on the way …

Apple Flapjacks

Hi everybody, I was always a big campaigner for preventing food waste, but it became more important during lock down. So when I saw 4 sad apples in my fridge going a bit soft I knew I had to do something with them. I also found some nuts in my cupboard expiring soon, so I …

Spending Diary 6th – 12th July 2020

Hi everybody, This week is special for me because on ‘hump day’ I will only have 50 days left until I am debt free. I started the countdown on my blog from day 100 so I am half way through the countdown, though obviously it’s been a lot longer than that. But I digress, let’s …

50 ways to cut the cost of your household shopping

Hi everybody, To celebrate there only being 50 days left till I become debt free I thought I would do a bumper post about how to save money on your household shopping! Looking to cut the cost on your household shopping is one of the easiest ways to make savings to your spending. It is …

Banana Loaf Cake

Banana Loaf Cake Hi everybody, I’ve finally given in to the call of lock down bingo and made banana bread. I have jazzed mine up slightly, to make use of things expiring in my cupboards. This is always the way, I usually end up creating a recipe to make use of things I have in …

Spending Diary 29th June to 5th July 2020

Hi everybody, Welcome to another week in the life of Flo’s wallet! I’ll take you through my spending. 29/06/2020 Today is a glorious day because today is pay day! Is there any better day? Who knows? I spent some time paying off my credit card bill this morning that was £117.19. This is just a …

Spending Diary 22nd to 28th June 2020

Hi everybody, I hope you are all well. I had a really good week, though my wallet took a bit of a beating. I’ll take you through my week. 22/06/2020 I had the day off work today. I booked off every Monday in June. It was definitely what I needed at the time of booking …