My name is Vanessa and I am an educator turned stay-at-home mum who has found creative and INVENTIVE ways to make money stretch further on a one salary household. I have two wonderful babies and I want to share all my tips and tricks with other because I know the struggle. I am a firm believer that God has placed us on this earth to make some difference on our world and this blog is that for me. I am naturally frugal and resourceful and I also enjoy helping others be the best version of themselves. I am passionate about financial literacy and I want to share and help others make better financial decisions. i.e. Avoid pay day loans like a plague, I repeat, avoid like a plague. LOL
In my profession, I am a qualified lecturer so teaching is all I know, I hope you enjoy my content and you gain some precious and valuable knowledge which are practically applicable.
5 random facts about me
1- I am also a born-again Christian, I have been; for the last 7 years and I am grateful to God every day for saving me.
2- I am married to my university crush; dated for 9 months, engaged for 9months, got married at 23 with our first kiss being at the alter and now we are 5 years down the line.
3- I suffer from a genetic disorder called EDS – Elhers Danlos Syndrome Type 3 – Hypermobility – I am also gluten sensitive and Lactose Intolerant
4 – My family are from Ghana so I love love love Ghanaian food and music ( old school music like Kojo Antwi and Kwabena Kwabena. Google them if you don’t know them.
5 – I enjoy getting great deals and freebies – it’s more than a hobby, it is a satisfying pleasure for me.
Feel Free to check out my content on all things that can help you be the best you.