I am a bit of a penny pincher. Just a little bit of one. I am in love with the secondhand life, with charity shopping and making things instead of buying them. I have come across some tips and some bargains and all sorts of things I think you would like…

All my latest posts on thriftiness

Our home made out of recycled things

Beautiful bounty I have found

And, er, also- the giving up of shampoo! thrifty home


  • Reply Vicky 31 August, 2013 at 9:31 am

    Read your blog on things to do with coconut oil and wondered can u tell me were I can buy it from

    • Reply Lucy 31 August, 2013 at 12:28 pm

      I get it from either the local Caribbean shop (cheap!) or Ocado / health shop when on special – hope you find some 🙂

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