The flowers in my life

Giving flowers is a lovely thing to do from a simple daisy to a huge surprise interflora bouquet. My favourite flowers are those presented to…

Pocket Money Profiles: Sonia Thorpe

Hello Sonia, Do you give your child pocket money? Yes When did you start?  Did you and your partner agree on this? We started giving…

The school summer hols begin

Will be here but not quite so much over the summer as its manily family time. I wish you all sunshine and fun and happy,…

Plan Ahead For Your Rainy Day

Let’s face it, saving money can be hard but we all need to do it, that ‘rainy day’ will come when your car breaks down,…

Pocket Money Profiles: Stacey Ross

Hi What’s you name? I’m Stacey and I have 2 kids   Do you give your child/ren pocket money? Yes, they earn it.  We make…

The Circles of Life

Guest post by James Barnett The Circles of Life The quality of family life is dependent upon the management of investments, assets and trust funds…

Having kids makes you think about money

Today – Having kids makes you think about money  You may have recently read my post on 10 things to teach your child about money…

How to get cheaper knickers from M&S

Today – How to get cheaper knickers I once saw a Marks and Spencer’s in Jerusalem and it looked just very odd ….but that is…

Pocket Money Profiles: Jen from Love Chic Living

Do you give your child/ren pocket money Yes, we do give them pocket money. If the answer is yes ……………………  When did you start?  Did…

Pocket Money Profiles: The Ana Mum Diary family!

Pocket money is different for every family from when we give it, to why we give it , how much and whether our kids work…

I’m fed up with washing the pots!

Today – Fed up with washing the pots Housework isn’t my thing. I wish it was; I wish I ran an efficient, organised, tidy family…

Can loans help with a family’s financial security?

I have lots of feelings about loans and  a mix of thoughts. There are so many loans to choose from from high street banks to mortgages to…

Is shopping good therapy?

Is shopping good therapy? If you are feeling down do you cheer yourself up by shopping or treat yourself to something nice to make yourself…

Interactive and free, the perfect way for kids and adults …

Interactive and free, the perfect way for kids and adults alike to send their love – guest post Traditional greeting cards are great; they let…

Are your kids overscheduled or do you wish you could …

Today – Are your kids overscheduled? New research from Capital One has revealed the extent to which children in the UK stand to feel the…

Five free things to do for the whole family in …

Five free things to do for the whole family in London   Thanks to travel supermarket.com for this excellent guest post. As the long school summer…

How valuable is your dad?

How valuable is your dad? In March we shared with you the true value of a mum for mother’s day. With father’s day just around…

What to do when you win the lottery – review

What to do when you win the lottery by Cathy Bussey is published by Golden Guides Press (March 2012) I thought this was rather an…

Investing for Your Children

Today – investing for your children Investing for the future is something that every parent will consider at some point in their children’s lives and…

Free Printable Jubilee Bunting, Crowns and Flags

Free Printable Jubilee Bunting Kodak have special Jubilee themed party packs , with printable templates including: · Union Jack Bunting – · Jubilee Flag · Crown…