Autumn in the Garden

Autumn in the garden presents an opportunity to learn all about nature, hibernation and different kinds of birds. As well as being a beautiful time…

Halloween on a Budget at PoundWorld

We were looking to have Halloween on a budget so we were delighted when Poundworld sent us a box of Halloween goodies to review. Poundworld is…

Monday Money Quote

One penny may seem to you a very insignificant thing, but it is the small seed from which fortunes spring.   ORISON SWETT MARDEN, The…

Do you want to sell your crafts?

I know lots of parents work hard to make extra money these days and I don’t know a stay at home parent who doesnt do…

Decorating Fun Without Breaking the Bank

Guest post Decorating for a family home can be a wonderful experience – getting to choose cute children’s furniture, little miniature versions of your own,…

Five places to take the kids in …

Leeds, in West Yorkshire, is a lively, buzzing city and a popular destination for city breaks in the UK. It’s also a fabulous place for…

Budget tips for families

Guest Post Having a family can be hugely expensive! There are school uniforms, holidays, Christmas, a bigger house, car, increased bills and a lot more…

Syrias children need a great big hug …

If you believe the world should be one big family then it must follow that we have to be responsible for and take care of…

UK families “among the most indebted in …

Guest Post A recent report from accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers has said that UK households remain “among the most indebted in the world”, despite three years…

The Family Budgeting Show (Podcast) True value

  This weeks podcast is about  true value in friendships, endless play and even supermarkets! It’s also about dreams and gratitude.      

Top tips for growing your own food

Guest Post There are few things more satisfying than growing your own fruit and vegetables – and I definitely think home-grown tomatoes and strawberries are…

Marvellous Marks and Sparks

I remember being 18 and over in Jerusalem. I had been travelling after staying on a kibbutz and money was low, the plane home was…

Review: Cleudo Nostalgia

I was sent Cluedo Nostalgia to review by Esdevium Games ( a UK and European games, toys and collectibles supplier.) It comes in a lovely…

Monday Money Quote: Would you ride the …

“Everyone wants to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo…