How to Save For Christmas with a Family

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 Toys

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 About

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…

Silent Sunday

   

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 for 150 uses

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 spare time.

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…

Review: Football Game by Orchard Toys

We have long been fans of the  lovely Orchard Toys products. They are robust, sturdy, well thought out, educational and most importantly iof all always engaging and…

Fabulous Fashion stocking fillers for under a fiver

I love  MandM Direct you get such great brands at such amazing prices. have a look at their kids winter fashion ideas for under a…

This Week, My Family Loves: Cheap and Cheerful Asda Kitchenware

 Asda kitchenware is full of colour this gloomy autumn. We were sent the lovely rainbow mixing bowls to review. Just £4 with a percentage going…

Would Lord Sugar be impressed with today’s SAHM?

I know since the recession hit a few years ago many people have flirted with the idea of starting up on their own in business.…