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…

The Frugal Friday Fashion Show Linky #5

This week I have been thinking accessories. I have a cute little pink woolly beret from Primark for £2 which I adore (now misplaced in the…

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…

How does Swagbucks work?

Okay so I am getting into my Swagbucks challenge and here is what I have learned about how I can earn more. Remember the more swag…

Keeping a healthy diet during winter

Guest post Come winter time, we all crave warm, sweet, hearty food. Unfortunately the kind of food we want is often high in fat, high…

My Home Makeover on a Budget is Launched!

I am very excited to tell you that a new series is launching today on my Family-Budgeting blog called Home Makeover on a Budget. You…

The Family Budgeting Show (podcast) #15

This week’s show touches on food poverty, giving and gifting at Christmas, thinkong ahead to the new year and launching the family budgeting  makeover series..…

Review: Disney Epic Mickey 2 The Power Of Two

In Disney Epic Mickey The Power Of 2,  you can play as Mickey Mouse or as, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Walt Disney’s first cartoon star and…

Monday Money Quote: Goodbye

That money talks I’ll not deny, I heard it once: It said, “Goodbye.” ~Richard Armour  

Moodboard Monday: Surviving the Snow

My thrifty tips for surviving the snow 1. Wear many layers 2 Appreciate the beauty 3.Wear a hat! 4. Hot drinks 5. Keep cosy indoors …

Scooby Doo Fancy Dress

My daughter has been after a Scooby Doo fancy dress outfit for quite some time. She is a huge Scooby fan. Well lucky us the…

Five places to take the family in Edinburgh for under …

Edinburgh is a beautiful city offering a host of activities to keep even the most jaded family amused. It is also quite simple to find…

Win 2 fabulous DVDS and have the perfect movie night in.

On a winters night it’s lovely to grab a blanket put on the fire and watch a good movie. Well would you like to win…

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…