Parenting

A collection of posts sharing advice, guidance and thoughts on parenting on the Baby Budgeting blog.

A song to make a baby happy

Advertorial brought to you by C&G baby club A song to make a baby happy – #SoundofHappy C&G baby club is an online resource with…

Saving Money This Halloween

Halloween starts the busy–and expensive–holiday season off with a bang. Many moms find themselves struggling to figure out how to balance it all: costumes for…

What to do if your baby is choking

Do you know what to do if your baby is choking ? A choking baby is every parent’s biggest fear. But following these steps from…

Pampers new app rewards you for every nappy purchase

I cannot imagine that buying nappies currently makes you smile. Nappies are not generally a fun or money saving topic are they? In fact I…

How to choose a cot mattress

How to choose a cot mattress Do you wonder how to choose a cot mattress ? there seem to be so many options don’t there?…

How to build a baby fund

How to build a baby fund When you find out you are pregnant  many, many things race through your mind and more often than not…

What songs did you sing to your baby?

Do you think lullabies have had their day? Is it all about pop songs now? Do you /did you sing to your baby to get…

Back to School Coats from House of Fraser

Back to School Coats from House of Fraser I woke up on Friday morning and felt that familiar scent of Autumn in the air. It…

Tesco wins the best supermarket school uniform test

Have you bought your children’s school uniform yet? Back to school is just on the horizon and it’s time to get sorted! We have much…

What sounds make your baby happy?

What sounds make your baby happy? I love to look back at the time my children were babies. So many things made them happy. They…

Are children learning the value of money too late?

Are children learning the value of money too late ? A recent survey from icount has shown that 15% of parents with 1 child think…

What would your Mum Salary be ?

I have long suspected I worked many, many hours in regard to being a mum. On a typical day yesterday I … Drove my son…

How to try a new sport for free this summer with Weetabix

As you know I love a freebie! Throughout July and August, the nations leading breakfast cereal Weetabix* are running an absolutely brilliant  ‘Summer of Sport’…

How to teach children about money

How to teach children about money It is so important to teach children about money. They spend so much time at school being taught about…

How to baby proof your home

How to baby proof your home? It can be hard to know where to begin can’t it when it comes to baby proofing your home.…

Help your child with their career choices

Help your child with their career choices What does your child want to be when they grow up. They get asked that question all the…

Mum Hacks Review

Today – Mum Hacks Review Mum Hacks is a new book by parenting author Tanith Carey.  If you believe in the mantra work smarter not…

10 gorgeous gift ideas for a baby shower

Baby showers are growing increasingly popular here in the UK and  I have to say I would have loved one. I actually hostedone for my…

Tips for buying second-hand cots and buggies

Having babies is an exciting new adventure. One that involves a massive amount of spending and purchasing in preparation for the little people. However, you…

Sign up for free tennis lessons this summer #TennisForKids

I absolutely love tennis for so many reasons and I firmly believe it is a sport for everyone. Let me tell you our tennis story…