How to save money on food shopping (the quick & simple way!)

How to save money on food shopping (the quick & simple way!)

Feeding your family can be an expensive business. If you let it. But it’s one basic, essential, category of your budget that you can make considerable savings on. With a little bit of planning. But don’t worry, this isn’t one of those posts encouraging you to spend hours […]


March 2017 Income Report – £3307

March 2017 Income Report – £3307

I know it’s been done to death but I’ve decided to publish monthly income reports on this blog. Why? Because I want to be totally honest about the realities of self-employment as a single mother. It can be a financial roller-coaster. Total transparency means getting down to […]


The importance of scheduling downtime

The importance of scheduling downtime

Once upon a time in a lifetime far, far away I was a certified expert at chilling out. Pre-child and before self-employment, I can vaguely recall a time when I could luxuriate in unlimited downtime. Well, unlimited outside of work hours that is. I was an expert at […]