Weigh in: Week 9 (Project 70-0) and an admission :(

Okay blog well my last weigh in was on the 23rd August. We don’t need to discuss the last 2 months do we? No ?…

Pay Pal competition

PayPal have launched a brilliant prize draw promotion that give everyone who enters the chance to win a year’s salary of £40,000. Find it at…

Friday Competition: Win a pampering range of Tottles

I bet you are thinking …what on earth is a tottle? Well its not a tube, its not a bottle   No, it’s the NEW Montagne…

Make do and mend in the most gorgeous fabric!

What-A-Hoot: a witty and whimsical children’s collection It is the perfect excuse to buy lovely fabrics when you are being a thrifty mummy. Some fabrics…

Is this the Boost your washing needs?

 My kids are mucky. They truly are, particluarly my very active son. If someone can get their lunch down them , mud and fgras stains…

Half term on a budget: Making a tree for your kitchen

Leaves are beautiful – why not collect some to make a tree picture? Draw and have your child paint in a big brown tree trunk…

Be a star – make a video of your celebrity life

sponsored post   Please take a look below at my crazy Be A Star video. It’s so fuuny! At last ….famous! I’m really living the ups…

Half term on a budget: Make an easy peasy bird feeder

 To make a pine cone bird feeder you just attach a pine cone to a piece of string and dip it into melted vegetable suet…

Competiton – Win a Playskool Lullaby Gloworm

I reviewed Playskool’s gloworm a few weeks ago and they have very kindly given me another to competition off. so here is that review again…

Half term on a budget: Bang, whizz, fizz…explosive painting!

Firework pictures are brilliant fun to make and you simply need straw paint and paper. Make your paint super runny ( just by adding water.)…

Kids can have a Very stylish winter (on a budget)

Party season is approaching! Baby clothing  is always so tempting at the best of times. Once you stat picking up those little tights and rara…

Half term on a budget: How to make a scarecrow

Scarecrows are traditionally used to keep birds from eating crops. Scarecrows are made to look like a real person so birds are scared away. You…

Brother Max 5 Bath Toys – encouraging independent washing!

When Brother Max offered to send me some bath toys I was expecting the same old thing..squirters, animals, pouring cups,,,,but no!  This looked a bit…

Friday competiton: Win a bottle of Mon Bebe perfume

It is very tricky to buy a newborn baby or christening gift that is unusual witout spending a fortume. We often want to get something…

Clothing at Tesco lets you play with your kids

I was really chuffed when Clothing at Tesco suggested I pick something from their A/W range to review. This fab black spotty mac is stylish and…

Baby Budgeting’s new sponsor: EasyBlinds

EasyBlinds are fabulous!  Who wants fiddly blinds to set up and attach when they have a little one and who wants their little one to…

Banish the party bags (budgeting birthday ideas)

Should we banish party bags ?     I love birthdays I think they are utterly magic and can make the birthday girl or boy…

Leapfrog: My Pal Scout (You MUST see this video)

My pal scout arrived  at our house a few days ago. Just another cuddly puppy for my darling little 3 year old who  has (no…

Phoenix Trading Cards Christmas Card Review (+ a poem)

Phoenix trading cards are just beautiful in quality and design. I’m so inspired I’ve written a little ditty about them. To purchase these cards you just…

Thinking outside the collection box – the no-cost way to give to charity

The no-cost way to give to charity Huge thanks to Liz Burton for this fab guest post . Hi, I’m Liz Burton, previously employed in the…