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 bus with me?

“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…

Dressing Well on a Budget Linky : Ready for Woolly Tights!

Well car boot booty is now sadly gone :(. I am only a fair weather booter so my new linky Dressing well on a budget…

Review: Mission Earth : An Eco-Friendly Board Game

I love the story behind this board game from Gibsons called Mission Earth It was actually designed by a group of teenage girls from Oxfordshire…

Why climbing frames are great for your kids

Do you remember when you were young how much fun it was to play on climbing frames ? It seems to still be the case. …

Supermarkets need to ‘price it right ‘ so we can understand …

With household budgets squeezed and food costs among the top worries for consumers, Which? wants it to be as easy as possible for people to…

What you need in a family car

I have been having a think about what you need from a family car and sadly I have concluded my little Punto is not delivering.…

If you had some money spare what would you do….?

I would take the whole day off to myself. I’d go out for breakfast lunch and tea. I would go to a bookshop where I…

A brilliant value conferance call provider: Powwownow

Powownow is such a great name for a company isn’t it? It’s actually the name of a conferance call company and it totally demystified the…

Saving your Business From Electricity Bill Increases

A survey conducted into the way businesses deal with their electricity costs recently revealed that many companies didn’t play close attention to the amount of…

What Does Auto-enrolment in Pensions Mean For You?

What Does Auto-enrolment in Pensions Mean Over the next few weeks you’ll be hearing a lot about  automatic enrolment and pensions that will see up…

Do we need to stop moaning about our energy suppliers?

More than half of Brits are worried about their finances, turning most frequently to their partners to discuss their money woes, according to new research…

A Day Out in London on a Budget

When I was a teenager I was hugely interested in Art. More than anything in the world I wanted to move to London and study…

Unexpected Expansion of A Family Business

This is a guest post Seeing the profit come in for any small or family run business owner is both exciting and demanding for key…

The Family Budgeting Show – Overscheduling Our Kids

This week I am considering the changing weather and when to turn the heating on. I am also talking about financial challenges of September and…

The prospect of family emigration

The economic downturn in the UK and Europe has encouraged many families and couples to consider emigrating. With the lack of good job prospects in…