The 6 best finance apps to help you manage your money

The 6 best finance apps to help you manage your money

Hello #ThriftyThursday! Today I’ve written a round-up of my favourite personal finance apps and tools. I’m a bit of a geek when it comes to personal finance so I use a few digital apps and These tools will help you get in control of your spending, saving […]


April 2017 income report

April 2017 income report

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 […]


Successful Single Mum: Vicky Charles

Successful Single Mum: Vicky Charles

Welcome to the new monthly (or thereabouts) Successful Single Mum series! Every month I’ll be profiling a single mum who is successfully making a better life for herself and her kids through self-employment. As a single mama weighed down with responsibility it’s easy to think self-employment isn’t […]


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 […]