Thrifty ways to beat the winter blues

Thrifty ways to beat the winter blues The ‘winter blues’ (also known as  seasonal affective disorder), affect about one in 15 adults in the UK. More…

How to double your money -1 in 10 chance!

How to double your money Coinstar, the supermarket-based self-service coin counting service, is offering customers an average of a one in ten chance to double…

5 fab sets of Crazy Soap, Foam and Goo bath products …

Specially formulated for children, Crazy Soap Foam, Paint and Goo are mild and gentle on the skin and have a yummy a fruity fragrance. Kids can make…

Brand New Mobile Tracking App to Keep Children Safe

Mobile Tracking App to Keep Children Safe A ‘Sat Nav for Kids’ mobile app that allows parents to track their children’s location via their mobile has…

Are you in favour of an articifcial tree?

In favour of an articifcial tree I used to be a tree snob. We would  spend  £25 each year on a big nice smelling pine…

Get a personalised video from Santa…for free!

Santa’s portable north pole is one of my all time favourite things on the inetrnet. In just a few easy steps, you can create a…

Thrifty gift ideas: Books

People are either readers or they aren’t but if you have a friend or relative who loves to read then Christmas gift ideas are both…

How to get a great hair do for free.

Get a hair do for free Struggling to find the money to get your hair done this Christmas? Here you go…there’s no need to go…

Are you getting a bit Christmas carried away? Read this …

Christmas carried away Are you starting to panic and overspend already?? Parents can often get themselves in a money pit pickle at Christmas. They love…

Thanksgiving thoughts

In case you didn’t know Thursday 24th November is Thanksgiving day. I thought I’d give you the heads up because maybe you would like to…

The Thrifty Families Blog Carnival

The first ever Thrifty Families Blog Carnival has gone live today over on my Baby Budgeting blog. It  has been created by  Jen (a Thrifty…

Microwave Cooking Bags Review

Microwave Cooking Bags Review Quickasteam microwave cooking bags are brilliant, You simply bag up your veg and seal it and pop it into the microwave,…

Storytelling Smories

Smories is an innovative nwebsite for children where they can watch short films of new stories being narrated by other children. It provides endless free…

Review: Giant Jenga

I have been sent a fabulous garden game here to review on family budgeting. Its called mega hi tower in a bag! and basically it’s…