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Thrifty Travel – Fun and Free things to do in Warburton, Victoria

5 fun and frugal things to do in Warburton This year I committed to more travel with my daughters. Family holidays don’t need to be big trips somewhere, sometimes the short trips closer to home are the most fun. We found unique accommodation we wanted to try within 2 hours of home, then planned our […]

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29 things to do with leftover roast chicken

How can you turn leftover chicken into a new meal? Chicken is a versatile meat and while many recipes call for chicken breast or thighs, you can often substitute this with cooked chicken. We covered 28 ideas for mince here and 20 ideas for leftover sausages, now here are ideas for chicken! For the following […]

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How I made an extra $851.15 in June (Or how I made $14,641.34 this year side hustling)

How to make another income with side hustles! At the start of the year, I shared my goals in this post and have since been sharing updates on how much I’ve made on the side each month, doing things anyone can do. In April, I said I was going to scale back and focus more […]

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How to make your tax return go further

What can you do to make and save more money with your tax return? The end of the financial year is almost here, which for many Australian families means they’ll soon have a tax return or a lump sum payment from Centrelink they can use. If you don’t have a plan for the money it […]

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How I saved $4,765 with my annual financial review

How to do an annual review and save more money! Tax time is the ideal time to review all your finances, compare deals and make sure you’re getting the most for your money. Look at your bank statements, bills and regular spending to see what changes you can make. I did mine this week and […]

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Free and cheap July School holiday activities #Sponsored

What do you do during the winter school holidays? This post contains a paid link for an attraction my daughters and I have been to. July school holidays can be hard. It’s cold, likely to rain, harder for kids to play outside and they go stir crazy being cooped up all the time. So what […]

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The Best Apps To Save You Money in Australia

What are the best apps to save you money in Australia? Our mobile phones are such handy little devices. We already shared the best apps to help you make money here. With the apps listed below, you can get groceries for half price, use Uber for free, lock in petrol prices when you see them […]

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Giveaway – Win Tickets To Silvers Circus! – CLOSED

Spend quality time with your kids and win tickets to Silvers Circus! ***Winner is Diana Donato*** Every Friday my daughters and I do Friday Family Fun Night. It is such an important part of their week that their friends have taken the idea home and it’s now a thing at our school. On a Friday night, […]

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The Best Apps To Make Money In Australia

How to make money from your mobile phone! In Australia, there are so many ways you can make money from your phone, some don’t even require you to do anything! Here are the ones we’ve tested or ones which have been recommended by people we know. This post may contain affiliate links. We only recommend […]

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Meal Plan – 11th June to 18th June, 2018

How to keep groceries low and cook with what you have? Usually, I get HelloFresh for free (using the refer a friend code), but it was stolen this morning! Before getting this, I kept our groceries low anyway. For this week I went through our cupboards and listed what we could have which I’ll share […]

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