Monday Money Quote: Three Billion to One

The odds of going to the store for a loaf of bread and coming out with only a loaf of bread are three billion to…

The Frugal Friday Fashion Show Linky #3

Hello hope you are all well and have been finding some fabulous bargains. This week I want to show you a gorgeous little jacket from…

Thrifty fashion from a Swishing Party

I am loving the thrifty fashion I picked up at a swishing party recently I have been promising to talk about the swishing party I…

Where do you dream of going to …

I would love to go on family holidays with Mahlatini.com and experience a safari. I don’t like zoos and as a family we don’t go to…

How to Save For Christmas with a …

Guest post – How to Save For Christmas with a Family Now that the rain and cold temperatures of winter are upon us, it means…

My Family Loves: Glitter Studio from Galt …

Glitter Studio from Galt Toys is a fabulous idea for a Christmas gift. Suitable for 6+ years, Galt’s Glitter Studio retails at £10.99,and is  available…

The Family Budgeting Show (Podcast) Out and …

This weeks podcast is about simple things and being out and about. It looks back on a week of family-budgeting        

5 Handmade and Homemade Christmas Cards

I was challenged to design 5 Christmas cards by Getting Personal the personalised gift store. Would you like to see the cards I have created?  …

Monday Money Quote: Too Much Money

“I wonder if there isn’t a catch about having plenty of money? Does it eventually take the pleasure out of things?”   Dodie Smith – I…

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Review: Mathable games by Carol Vorderman

Wooky Europe has teamed up with Carol Vorderman to launch the very latest maths puzzles – Carol Vorderman’s Mathable. We were sent the following to…

How to make your razor blade last …

How to make your razor blade last More than 600 million people worldwide use razor blades every year. It can be an expensive business  but…

Where I go when I have some …

I have a funny old  job working from home and writing. It can be a little bit lonely sometimes. Sometimes I work late into the…

Review: Bisto stock melts

Bisto has launched a brand new product; Bisto Stock Melts. . The Stock Melts are designed to pack flavour into home cooking and help recreate…