Thanksgiving thoughts

In case you didn’t know Thursday 24th November is Thanksgiving day. I thought I’d give you the heads up because maybe you would like to…

Microwave Cooking Bags Review

Microwave Cooking Bags Review Quickasteam microwave cooking bags are brilliant, You simply bag up your veg and seal it and pop it into the microwave,…

Storytelling Smories

Smories is an innovative nwebsite for children where they can watch short films of new stories being narrated by other children. It provides endless free…

Review: Giant Jenga

I have been sent a fabulous garden game here to review on family budgeting. Its called mega hi tower in a bag! and basically it’s…

Budget reasons to be cheerful

This week …. I gave a talk at the Business Mums Unite confernace in Nottignham about blogging for business and monetising a blog. I felt…

Making money with a conscience

Making money with a conscience NEW STUDY CELEBRATES BRITISH PARENTS WITH A CONSCIENCE Almost half of UK families want to make money and make a…

How to make a Scarecrow – a simple …

How to make a Scarecrow – I promise you this is averyeasy tutorial! Complex crafting is not for me Have you ever wondered how to…

How to have a personal make up …

How to have a make up artist at your wedding for free I have another budget treat for you now. This for those of you…

How to Travel First Class on a …

Once, when I was about 18 I was a bit late to catch a plane  to New York and so I got upgraded. Oh it was…

10 ways to go to the Cinema on …

Can you afford the Cinema on a budget ? I love to go the cinema but it seems increasingly to be an expesnive treat. There…

How to make at least £50 in 4 easy …

This is easy-peasy, quick  computer and home based recycling and money making. Simply… Check every pocket in your house, check every handbag in your house,…

Car Boot Booty

Car Boot Booty A new regular feature on family budgeting that will run a couple of times a month is Car Boot Booty. I have long…

Super simple family budget changes

Super simple family budget changes Each month I am going to give you a couple of super simple family budget deas to try and reduce…

The rise of the bargain bragger – are …

Are you a bargain bragger? New research reveals a fresh breed of bargain hunter – the ‘bargain bragger’: dedicated to getting the best deal they…