Earn up to £200 a month by driving as you do …

Times are tough, with over 2.5M unemployed, student fees up as much as 300% on last year, and petrol costs rising. Thus it is becoming…

Parent’s Guide: How to Survive Your Child’s First …

A child’s first day at school can be a nerve-wracking time for both the parent and toddler. Mums and dads will be anxious about their offspring…

The Family Budgeting Show: Being Inspired (podcast)

This week’s podcast brings you back to school thoughts, shocking screen time research and a big dose of inspiration. Enjoy! Becky x    

Monday Money Quote: Hitch your Wagon

Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it’s only when you…

Car Boot Booty; A Crafty Collection

Well my car boot haul this week involved more comics! ( I need to leave my son at home) and a lovely assortment of crafty…

Infographic: Have your kids watched too much TV this summer?

I find this infographic from Galt Toys quite shocking. My kids certainly don’t watch that much TV!!! We have no more than 1 hour total…

Achica Review – Gorgeous Planters!

Have you been to the Achica website? Oh it’s a marvellous place indeed! You can buy gorgeous designer goodies for a fraction of the price you…

Call for posts – The September Thrifty Families

As you probably know by now, each month I get together with Jen from a Thrifty Mum and Cass fro Diary of a Frugal Family  to…

What are the Benefits of Learning from Home?

This is a guest post from ICS learning The advances in communication technology that the Internet has brought into almost every home have had a…

Free things to do with your kids in London’s …

This area sounds so exciting…..! Loads to do for free. Why not make a trip down to Midtown, the areas of Bloomsbury, Holborn and St…

The Family Budgeting Show: Rainy Day Thoughts (Podcast)

This weeks podcast shares some rainy day thoughts, a vegetable bounty (?)  and reflections on poverty.    

Monday Money Quote: Being Poor

We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted,unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We…

Car Boot Booty: Scrabble Rings & Pretty Things

This weeks car boot booty consists  not of a huge haul but most definitely a pretty one. It is getting more and more common at…

How To Get The Most Back For Your iPhone 4S

It seems these days; a new phone is released onto the market every other week. With the ever increasing advancements in technology that statement isn’t…