30 Frugal Ways to Decorate your Homestead this Christmas

30 Frugal Ways to Decorate your Homestead this Christmas

The holiday season is my absolute favorite! However it is very possible to spend far too much money on decorating your home over the Christmas period. I have searched the whole internet and found you the best frugal ways to decorate your homestead this Christmas. 30...
10 Unique Ways to Make the Holiday Season More Affordable

10 Unique Ways to Make the Holiday Season More Affordable

This is the time of the year where all the spending seems to come at once. There are some simple tips and tricks that you can use to help keep the holiday season more affordable and to even save money! Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Yule or one of the many...
Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

Homemade Christmas Gift Ideas

If you are anything like me, you will want to give a gift that is from the heart, is lovely, but doesn’t break the bank. If it can be an eco friendly gift at the same time? Even better! This year there is a handmade gift bootcamp that will show you how to make...
Gluten Free Dairy Free Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake

Gluten Free Dairy Free Traditional Christmas Fruit Cake

Christmas time is tricky when you have food allergies. This dairy and gluten free christmas fruit cake is rich and spicy like it should be, and really hits the spot in the holiday season. We have been gluten free for many years, but it is only recently that my husband...
Quick and Delicious Fruit Mince Recipe from Scratch

Quick and Delicious Fruit Mince Recipe from Scratch

One of the key flavours of Christmas is fruit mince – sweet, tangy, spicy and a little bit boozy. This super quick fruit mince recipe will last for a year in the fridge and it tastes delicious. You can use this fruit mince recipe to make mince pies or rolls or...
How to Make Vanilla Essence – Super Easy Gift Idea

How to Make Vanilla Essence – Super Easy Gift Idea

It is that time of the year when we start thinking about what we would like to give people for a gift at the end of the year. Making your own vanilla essence is a super lovely gift to give, and a frugal option for your own vanilla needs for the year too. For other...
Top 20 Waste Free Gifts for Toddlers

Top 20 Waste Free Gifts for Toddlers

Toddlers are at an amazing age and stage. Learning about the world around them and full of boundless energy. Here are some great waste free gifts for toddlers: Puzzles. I’ve always been surprised at how early little ones understand puzzles and really enjoy them. Keep...