Last call for votes: Best blog post …

Voting for the Mad blog awards enfs on Wednesday 6th June. I am a finalist in the category best blog post and would love your…

Free Printable Jubilee Bunting, Crowns and Flags

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

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Hi, I’m Becky Goddard-Hill a multi-award winning parenting and lifestyle blogger. I am also the author of How to afford time off with your baby…

Monday Money Quote: Cree Prophecy

When all the trees have been cut down, when all the animals have been hunted, when all the waters are polluted, when all the air…

How have my spending habits changed since …

My spending habits have changed dramatically in all areas since the credit crunch. I am hardly recoognisable form the careless spender of my youth. It…

Monday Money Quote: Time

Time is more valuable than money.You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.” Jim Rohn:  American author and speaker Photo Credit: Strandell

How to save money when eating out

If you love to eat out, knowing how to eat for less is very handy. Here are some simple chanages you can make to ensure…

Monday Money Quote: Planting Trees

  One generation plants trees, and the next enjoys the shade. David Lloyd George, British Prime Minister and statesman, (1863-1945) Photo credit: Trancegeek

I Love the Apprentice BUT….

I do love the Apprentice and would love to be on the apprentice, I love Lord Sugar too. I  think Lord Sugar is rather sweet, he is…

I’m a Best Blog Post finalist …

I am a best blog post finalist at the MAD blog awards 2012 and I am so thrilled. Family budgeting is  still a fiarly ne…

Stop Scratching

Stop Scratching! Families on a baudget cannot afford tio buy treatment after treatment for headlice, they need to get something that works straight away. The less…

Essential money saving items every parent needs

Prevention is better than a cure as we all well know and when it comes to kids we need to have a fair few tricks…

20 Useful Food Storage Tips for Families on …

Knowing some great food storage tips is really important when you are a family on a budget. In order to avoid the £50 monthly food  (£600)…

Portion sizes and food waste

Portion sizes and food waste really do go hand in hand. In the UK it is estimated that we throw away about £50 worth aof…