Syrias children need a great big hug of love

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 the world”

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 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…