How to avoid money worries over the summer holidays

July 20, 2018 admin 0

The summer holidays are due to start this weekend, for some they have already started and for the odd couple they start next week but whenever the schools break up the concerns of the parents going into the 6 weeks are the same. How will we entertain our children for 6 consecutive weeks? How will we juggle work and childcare for 6 weeks? How will we fund all this?   For the majority of parents […]

How You Can Turn Your Baking Hobby Into A Business

July 20, 2018 admin 0

Have you ever thought about working from home and becoming self employed? There are so many benefits of working from home. The main being able to work around the other commitments in your life and being able to work from the comfort of your home. However, perhaps figuring out what to do as a business working from home could be the only thing stopping you from pursuing your idea. A great way of loving what […]

Money saving tips for parents

July 18, 2018 admin 0

When you first get a job you feel like your wages last for ever but that’s because most of the time when we first get a job we still live at home and have no out goings and all we buy are new clothes and nights out. Then we move into our first home, be it rented or bought, and suddenly we feel like our money doesn’t stretch as far as we now have to […]

No More Aftershave Please! (Gifts That Dads Genuinely Want)

July 17, 2018 admin 0

The staple go-to dad gifts of aftershave and socks that are wheeled out on every birthday, fathers day and at Christmas can get a tad boring after a while! Luckily, there is a whole world of fun an exciting gifts out there that you can get instead! In fact, you can read more about them in the post below, which is also conveniently ordered by interest to make your life even easier. Your welcome!   […]

Gift ideas for the man in your life

July 16, 2018 admin 0

  If you have a special birthday or you want to be super organised for Christmas, you might have already been looking for gift ideas to get for your man. Men are notoriously difficult to buy for because they never know what they want, and having so much choice can be incredibly difficult when narrowing down some options. If you need a little bit of inspiration this year, here is a few ideas to get […]


Essential Steps To Take To Plan The Perfect Family Vacation

July 11, 2018 admin 0

In the fast-paced world of today, work responsibilities, household chores, and general errands can get pretty overwhelming, leaving little to no time for you to spend with those you love. Because of this, it’s important to get away every now and then and head off on a family vacation. Family vacations offer you the opportunity to see something new, have some quality time with your kids and partner, and simply get away from the stresses […]

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The camping essentials you didn’t know you needed until now

July 4, 2018 admin 0

Over the last 4 years my family and I have started going camping and now we enjoy at least one trip each year where we try and leave the technology behind and just enjoy the great outdoors, fresh air and being together. This usually translates as making the kids go for walks in the rain and then refereeing the fights in the tent but for whatever reason we all enjoy ourselves and look forward to […]

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End of year teacher gift ideas

July 1, 2018 admin 0

As the end of the academic year draws to a close most parents and some children will start to think about buying their teachers a little thankyou gift to show their appreciation but the big question is what do buy for a teacher? Some parents have more than one child and some children have more than one teacher so the gifts can easily mount up in price quickly so £10 and under is usually a […]

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The magic of my name personalised books

June 29, 2018 admin 0

I am a huge lover of personlaised gifts. I have said it time and time again, I think they just show that little bit of extra thought has gone into buying a present for someone and they then become special keepsakes that you are more likely to cherish over the years.   I am also an avid reader. I love books so much that I even joined a book club in January and now meet up […]

Does your Hubby deserve a treat?

June 28, 2018 admin 0

The focus always seems to be on women getting the treat. In our eyes, we might do a lot more, but sometimes we might take for granted how much they actually do for us. Yes, they might leave their washing right next to the washing basket. Yes, they might accidentally forget to do the dishes until it’s too late. But they’re the ones who love us endlessly, help to put food on the table, and […]