Stop Scratching

Stop Scratching! Families on a baudget cannot afford tio buy treatment after treatment for headlice, they need to get something that works straight away. The less…

Essential money saving items every parent needs

Prevention is better than a cure as we all well know and when it comes to kids we need to have a fair few tricks…

20 Useful Food Storage Tips for Families on a Budget Knowing some great food storage tips is really important when you are a family on a…

Portion sizes and food waste

Portion sizes and food waste really do go hand in hand. In the UK it is estimated that we throw away about £50 worth aof…

Very Easy Shortbread recipe

Very easy shortbread recipe This very easy shortbread recipe will stand you in good stead for last-minute sweet treats and birthday gifts. It has just…

Is your food budget squeezed? Do you want to be …

TV1’s Tonight series  are making a programme about food poverty. As well as specific cases of food poverty, they are also looking for a case study…

How to get fit on a budget.

Here are my top ten how to get fit on a budget tips All exercise should be undertaken with awareness of your own fitness levels and…

Worried about helping your kids financially in the future?

Futrue Costs Does the thought  of helping your kids financially in the future play on your mind?  I think about it all the time. When…

Are you still eating your kids Easter eggs?

Did you blush when you read the title of this blog post?  Did it hit a nerve? Are you shifting a little uncomfortabley in your…

The Top 10 things to teach your child about money

Teach your child about money Each month there will be a feature on kids and money and as always if you would like to contribute…

Tips on how to spot cowboy builders

If your home needs some work doing, you’ll want it to be done to the highest possible standard. This is where most people would look…

Helpful tips to save you water

  As the hosepipe ban is introduced across parts of the UK, people need to make sure they’re keeping an eye on their water consumption.…

Thrifty gift ideas for special occasions

Presents do not need to break the bank. When special occasions occur you can rise to the occasion with creative thriftiness.   Baby gifts Baby…

Fathers day gifts – thinking ahead

When it comes to fathers day gifts I think homemade is always a winner. Personal, unique gifts are always treasured. I think  its a great idea…