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DIY: Homemade Peppermint Mouthwash

I have been experimenting with DIY beauty and personal care products for a few years now, and I’ve come across some great concoctions.  I will be sharing these, as well as any new recipes I discover during this year of being thrifty.  518 more words


Becoming a housewife again...?

Hey bloggers,

very sorry for the delay this week.  Friday was the confirmation of the news we have all been dreading; redundancies (and lots of them!).   295 more words

Food Challenge Recap

You’ll recall at the beginning of February that I made a pact to spend only $100 on food this month and eat out of my freezer and pantry, well I was in my deep freezer yesterday and noticed it still feels just as full as it did at the start of the month. 223 more words

Hsh In The House

Interests Rates- Ideas -Think Outside the Box

Are your interest rates on some “store” credit cards eating you up? There are a few ways to go around paying for three years on a purchase you planned on paying only a year for, however the interest rate surprised you.   158 more words


A world without stuff

Continuing my mission to declutter my life and live more simply I am sat at a table top sale getting rid of more stuff.  I am surrounded by a village hall full of people doing the same thing.  740 more words


Received wisdom

I’ve recently finished reading both Zero Waste Home by Bea Johnson and The Joy of Less by Francine Jay. These have provoked some serious thinking for me. 254 more words


Brim Twitter Retweet to Win SW30 Coffee Station

Retweet to Win Twitter Contest

Brim Twitter Retweet to Win SW30 Coffee Station ends march 5, 2015

Open to U.S. only
To enter “Follow” the official BRIM Coffee Twitter handle,@brimcoffee (www.twitter.com/brimcoffee), if you do not already. 83 more words