The Frugal Family

About my blog

We support families to live on a budget, keeping their ethical values. Offering ideas and inspiration to Spend Less, Use Less and Do More.

We are a real family, living in the real world and hope to offer an honest, fun and friendly approach to sustainable living. The website has a number of pages to help find information on becoming more frugal in your home, life events, self care and small business.

Claire Lyons


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About me

After 15 years as a lecturer in Mental Health Recovery topics, I decided to take a break from helping students and spend some time helping families, including our own. I am now building a business while parenting four children and up to my neck in laundry.

Location:   Nottinghamshire