Frugal and other sites of interest:
Groupon – always worth checking for local deals and vouchers here.
our aStore – lots of recommended reading on frugal living, cooking, weightloss and abundance.
Approved Food are sellers of clearance food, drink and household items. We have slashed our food bill by stocking up on staples (and treats!) from this company.
Ethical Superstore – lots of fair trade brands, eco products, oh and chocolate!
The Book People – sells books at amazing discounts – quite often sets cost the same as single books usually do.
freecycle – join your local group to receive free things you need and give away things that you don’t – better for our planet than landfill and can save you a packet.
EcoStreet Green Community Directory – comprehensive listing of business and sites eco-friendly.
Steven Erlick – author & workshop leader working with people on low budgets and often money and debt problems from an alternative perspective – some good articles on site.
4 or More? – a resource for larger families – lots of frugal info., articles, recipes, days in, outings and more.
Cartridge People – ink and printers – weve found this place the best priced for our printer ink.
Veggie Students UK – a great resource for vegetarian and vegan students.
Centre for Alternative Technology – sell a variety of eco and energy saving books and products including wind and solar powered devices.
Frugal Living at BellaOnline – fantastic site with loads of information and links.
All That Women Want – Home, Parenting, Women’s Biz, Work At Home, Fashion, Kid’s Sites, Entertainment, Antiques and more.
Frugal Living in the UK shop – t-shirts, mousemats, mugs and teddies endowed with our ethos!
Suma – deliver all over the UK, Eire and mainland Europe.
Green City – deliver all over Scotland.
Daily Bread Co-operative – two branches, one in Northampton and one in Cambridge – do online ordering too.
Vegan Family House – information on veganism, books, recipes.
I Can See a Magpie – dyslexic, teenage hilarity.
Bed and Breakfast Direct – online directory of guest accommodation in the UK and Ireland. Save money by booking direct with your hosts.
bean-sprouts – one family’s search for the good life.
Vegan Village – great directory and news site, also has an online recipe book.
VeggieGirl.com – colourful site with lots of good recipes.
Sally Lever, Life Coach – specialises in coaching those who are, or would like to be, downshifting, working from home, home educating their children, or seeking a more self-sufficient and sustainable lifestyle. FREE newsletter “Fruitful” available via Sally’s website.