Spare Me A Vote Please?

Last week I received an email from the good folk at Irish Blog Awards telling that my blogpost   ” Saving Money the old-fashioned way” had been nominated for best blogpost of 2014. How cool is that? But here’s the thing, I need votes to make the Top 10.  If you could spare a minute to vote … Continue reading

A Jarring Issue..

How us smallholders love our jars – big, small, tall or wide they have a myriad of uses.  There’s no doubt that they are the perfect option when it comes to storing the first delicious jams of the year, not to mention how we rely on them for all our pickles and chutneys. And what … Continue reading

Saving Money – the old fashioned way

I came across this idea surfing the great big interweb recently.  Saving money in a jar – nothing new there I hear you say, but there’s a difference…. The amount of money I put in each week matches the week number that we are on in the year.  For example, I will start next week … Continue reading