Thrifty Gifts for Christmas to Start Planning Now

I love to give homemade gifts,. Not only can they be a great budget option but more than that I think they have wrapped up…

Top 10 Money Saving Resolutions for New Year 2013

Here are my top 10 money saving resolutions for New Year. If like me, despite your very best intentions you overspent on Christmas these may…

A Quote for Christmas Eve

Quote for Christmas Eve Christmas Eve was a night of song that wrapped itself about you like a shawl. But it warmed more than your…

Stop worrying about presents

Stop worrying about presents Kids are really resourceful. Whatever you have bought them for Christmas really is good enough and they will make the most…

A Christmas on a Budget Infographic

Christmas on a Budget Infographic I am so proud of all my lovely frugal readers this year!  Current resarch shows many of you are being…

Monday Money Quote Christmas Presents

Quote – Christmas Presents Your children need your presence more than your presents – Jesse Jackson

The Bumper Christmas on a Budget Blog Linky

Christmas on a Budget blog Linky Let’s get together! I have been talking a lot about how to have a cheap Christmas on both my…

How to Make Christmas Bunting

How to Make Christmas Bunting Oh I love a bit of Christmas bunting don’t you?     What you’ll need: Christmas-coloured cord, ribbon or wide…

Lovely and Unusual Kids Stocking Fillers

Look at these amazing stocking fillers I found at notonthehighstreet….. Colour in Angel Bunting £3.99 ( I had to give these to my daughter early as…

Nottingham Christmas Market

Nottingham Christmas Market I was so exited to be asked to take a look at Nottingham Christmas Market on behalf of Travel Supermarket.com. I live…

How to have an unforgettable Christmas on a budget

Guest post – How to have an unforgettable Christmas on a budget Feeling flummoxed and flabbergasted by the festive season? There are plenty of clever…

Smart Christmas Gifting

Guest Post Setting a budget for Christmas gifting is an important part of the Christmas gifting process. I love Christmas but I do not like…

My Family Love…A Medal for Leroy by Micheal Morpurgo

In our family we are huge fans of books, Books come free form the library and are plentiful, Books come super cheap from car boot…