Why We Should All Live More Self Sufficiently – Recorded Speech – World Speech Day 2019

Back in March I delivered a speech for World Speech Day. I was part of a team of 12 people who all came together to organise an event, where we would all deliver 5 minute speeches to locals from our town. This was a worldwide event with speeches happening on March 15th 2019 all over …

How To Make Extra Money, From Home, By Selling Tickets Online

It is an unfortunate fact that many British families are having a difficult time making ends meet. Not only is this frustrating from a financial point of view, but such challenges can often place a strain upon relationships. The good news is that it is sometimes possible to work smarter as opposed to harder. Many …

Britons Want To Be Less Wasteful To Save Money, Not The Planet

When it comes to being less wasteful, just three of the regions in the UK care more about helping the environment than saving money or optimising space Britons’ main motivating factor for wanting to be less wasteful is to save money UK residents throw away 15% of their weekly food shop, wasting £500 per year …

Join The Club! Let’s all become a little more self sufficient together

It’s the moment I have been waiting for! I have been desperate to tell you all about my OUR new adventure. It’s an adventure that I think every person in the UK could all do together, in some way or another. I welcome you to join… The Self Sufficiency Club! Are you ready to become …

The Banned Christmas Advert That EVERYONE Needs To See

“You won’t see our Christmas advert on TV this year. But we want to share our ‘No Palm Oil’ story with you this Christmas. Say hello to Rang-tan.” Iceland’s new Christmas advert has been banned for being too political. TOO POLITICAL. Highlighting the effects of horrific palm oil to the lives of Orangutans is TOO …

Retirement Plans- Paying Off Your Debts BEFORE Saving

Money experts suggest you start saving for retirement as soon as you can, whether or not you have an emergency fund or have debt. The earlier you begin saving for your future, the more money you will have in the fund. You can also benefit from an employer match if you contribute enough money to …

Reducing What You Use Is The Obvious Way To Save The Earth

It’s hard to ignore the effects of our obscene obsession with buying stuff. We Brits spend £358,000,000,000 (the zeroes mean billion) in the shops each year. We buy food which goes uneaten, clothes that never get worn and household items which just sit around and gather dust. All of it just wasted* . Our shopping …

How To Save Money On Your Everyday Household Essentials

From washing up liquid and antibacterial wipes to loo roll and fabric softener, it’s likely that there are a whole host of products you use around your home on a daily basis. Because these must-haves are so well used, you might feel like you’re constantly repurchasing the same stuff, which can be bad news for …