Our Family Savings

When I think about our family savings it makes me smile. Not because they are massive (they are just slowly and steadily building) but because…

Manage your Finances Better with Money Dashboard

Do you get in a bit of a mess with your money?  Do you have various accounts that you struggle to keep track of? Have…

Frugal fashion tips

You can make your wardrobe so much more appealing in about 10 minutes flat. For mums self care can come way down the list. Busy…

How to keep children safe at home

Did you know that  23rd-29th June is child safety week Over one million children aged under fifteen are taken to A&E after accidents around the…

Gorgoeus girls summer clothes from Vertbaudet

Jacket, Trousers and Shirt Outfit, £33, Dot Print Party Dress, £19, Sandals, £35, Hair Band, £9 Stockist details: www.vertbaudet.co.uk, 0844 842 0000 I have long…

Saying it with flowers

This morning my husband bought me in a little bunch of sweet peas form the garden. Just a small gesture but one that has scented…

10 TIPS ON WALKING WHILST PREGNANT

Walking is free and super healthy so a fabulous exercise for pregnant ladies who need to watch their pennies and to stay fit Huge thanks…

What my sight means to me.

I have always had issues with my sight. I wore glasses from the age of 3 right up until last year. For about a year,…

Win a Copy of The Playful Parent

I have had the great pleasure this week of receiving a copy of a new book by Julia Deering called The Playful Parent. If you…

Storytelling sessions at John Lewis and a great kid’s storytelling competition

This summer (from June21st)  John Lewis will be having storytelling in all it’s stores with a variety of storytellers (including me!) so do make sure…

Protect youself against online identity fraud with IdentityProtect

Do you worry about online identity fraud? I spend more than half my life on the internet and I have my details all over the…

What does a 7 year old know about money? (We asked Ruby)

It’s so interesting to know what children know isn’t it? Sometimes they are just so much more clued up than we think and sometimes they…

How to work out what family insurance you need.

It can be so hard to find the time you need to do the things you need to do. We all know family insurance is…

Simple Ideas for A Rich Life – June

Summer arrives this month and with it long, light sunny days. How much easier it is to be happy in the summer. There are many…

Yankee Candle Wild Pansies Review

I love a nice candle and Yankee candles are always good, lovely quality with great scents and  beautifully presented. Their latest range ‘summer garden party’…

Shadow Theatre and Play

Did you see  Britain’s Got Talent 2013, Attraction, featuring some of their amazing shadow theatre and dancing on the latest Swinton Insurance national TV ad.…

Portable Micro Amp for Guitarists (Fathers Day!)

Sometimes blogging means I am sat for hours at the computer ignoring my other half and generally annoying him. Sometimes however I am flavour of…

What does a six year old know about money? We asked Lisi

This week in our ongoing a series we asked Annalise what she knows about money. Now Annalise is my very own daughter and so the…

The Anti Shopping List

Have you head of an anti shopping list ? Much fun as shopping can be, just like a cream cake it can leave you with…