How to Increase Your Family Budget

How to Increase Your Family’s Budget These days everyone could do with a little boost to their finances. But without a pay rise at work,…

Clear out your clutter and get crafty

When you look at all of the old clothing, books and CDs lying around your house, do you see rubbish or an unpolished treasure? You…

Tips for publishing your own children’s story (& Phillipa Knickerbockerglory)

For all those apriring writer mums I hope this guest post helps! Over to Sarah….   Introduction: My name is Sarahjane Funnell and I work…

Are you looking to work part time from home?

Are you looking to work part time from home? Many stay at home mums/dads struggle to make ends meet. Living off one income or benefits…

The Thrifty Families Blog Carnival Introduction & Schedule

Each month across many parenting blogs the subject of making money, saving money, living frugally and being thrifty are shared. It’s a sign of the times and…

Baby Swap or Shop (an eco-friendly way of meeting your families’ needs on a budget)

Guest post from Carroe Webster As the recession continues, we are all feeling the pinch; particularly with growing children to cater for.  We are also…

How to find the extra money for Christmas (A poem)

How to find the extra money for Christmas It’s time to start thinking Or so the adverts say About all the things I need for…

My Budget Wins This Week

This week  …. I contacted two old contacts I hadn’t heard from for ages and enquired if they needed any work. Both signed me up straightaway…

BuyaPowa – What would you like to get at a MUCH cheaper price??

BuyaPowa are making bulk-buy discounts (previously only available to retailers) available to everyone – and on the products they really want. They feature back to back ‘co-buys…

Do you need Credit Made Clearer?

Last week I was invited to London by Capital One to discuss their innovative credit made clearer project, I have told you a bit about this…

Bag some Bargains for Baby (Great money making idea.)

Bag some Bargains for Baby. New parents Leanne and Steve Taylor explain how they realised that selling pre-loved baby items is a winner for the…

August Business Mums Blog Carnival

I am absolutely delighted to be hosting my first business mums blog carnival . This month there are some reflective, inspiring , thought provoking all…

Here is how we won a Blue Peter badge

This is a guest post from Helen W, a regular reader at Baby Budgeting and a very savvy mum! Regular readers of Baby Budgeting’s daily…

Profile of a Business Mum

1. What’s  your name?       Kerry Goodman 2. How old are your Kids?                  2 and a half 3. Where do you work?  Home/office?       Home…

Ten top networking tips from Karren Brady

  If you have no experience of netwroking you need the basics and who better to learn form than the awesome Karren Brady. Whether you…

Competition: Win £10 cash for the best budget, start up business idea

I remember when I was at school being given £3 by our teacher,  in pairs we had to make that £3 into more. We bought a…

How to make money from your credit card

Today – How to make money from your credit card If you have ever wondered how to make money form your credit card here are…

Profile of a Budgeting Mum: Ipshita Chatterjee.

Hi, what’s your name? My name is Ipshita Chatterjee. Any kids? Yes, I have a daughter who is three and a half years old. Do…

Profile of a Budgeting Mum: Stacey Mitchell

Stacey blogs at It takes A Woman ( a really well written, lovely and interesting blog by the way) and can be followed on twitter @svmitche…

Profile of a Budgeting Mum: Tracey Beedle

Hi, what’s your name? Tracy Beedle Any kids? 2 children, Jack (9) and Charlotte (5) Do you work? FT/PT? Part Time self employed direct selling.…