Nuts about Creating, Baking, and Saving Money.

Nuts about Creating, Baking, and Saving Money.

The Nutty Squirrel

The Nutty Squirrel

Nuts about Creating, Baking, and Saving Money.


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Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 2 Planning your menu

Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 2 Planning your menu

Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 2 Planning your menu I’m always saying I need to write a menu and I might write one some weeks and then forget about it but I never follow it through. Why not? It would save me money, time […]

Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 1 Creating your budget

Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 1 Creating your budget

Creative Saving with Ellie – Week 1 Creating your budget I meant to write this a lot earlier then I have but I have been feeling a bit rubbish. I guess its all the bad food over the last year/holiday period catching up with me. […]

End of 2017 and a year of blogging

End of 2017 and a year of blogging

End of 2017 and a year of blogging I started this blog on as a free version last year at the start of 2017 to help challenge myself. I think it’s time for me to look back in 2017 and see what I have improved […]

Creative Saving with Ellie

Creative Saving with Ellie

Creative saving with Ellie I have been kicking myself time and time again. Ok not literally but I feel like I have been letting myself down. I know how to cook and budget but I just haven’t taken the time to just do it. I’m […]

Christmas Tree Advent Calendar

Christmas Tree Advent Calendar

Christmas Tree Advent Calendar Introduction Time and time again I’ve thought. I could make an advent calendar it would be much better than the ones in the shop. I Joked to a friend about her making her own but really I wanted to do it […]

My Story

My Story

  I have wanted to start my own self-hosted blog for a long time. Finally decided to make the leap from a free blog. My mission is to bring my hobbies together. Help people who might be in the position I was in a few […]

Our day at The Deep

Our day at The Deep

I’ve been wanting to take Harry to the deep in Hull for a long time but either didn’t have the money or the time. So when a friend suggested going I jumped at the chance to get him out of the house. I didn’t worry […]

Free slots on bingo, how I’ve won over £100

Free slots on bingo, how I’ve won over £100

Edit: Please note from the 4th September 2017 Heart Bingo, Virgin games, Jackpotjoy, Starspins and Monopoly are changing their rules so you have to gamble £2 within the last 7 days in order to play the free games.

Tired mum confessions

Tired mum confessions

*Not sure what beach this is at. Me, my 2 younger sisters, mum and dad <3* Recently I’ve been thinking. I’m not looking after myself enough and a lot of this is down to being tired a lot. I get up at 5 am most […]

Ellie’s simple bolagnaise and left over chilli

Ellie’s simple bolagnaise and left over chilli

This is one of my old favourites, I’ve made it time and time again. Recently I have been making a bigger amount then adding a tin of baked beans and making into chilli for another meal (I add the chilli after taking a bit out […]