How to Save Money on Kids Parties

How to Save Money on Kids Parties

Anyone with kids of school age will know the panic of a last-minute party invite - and I had just that when dropping my son off at playschool on Friday.

How to Save Money on Kids Parties
The Big Budget Planner

The Big Budget Planner

Sometimes the idea of budgeting can seem incredibly daunting from the start and so many of us stumble before we have begun. We have decided to simplify the idea of…

The Big Budget Planner
Stockpiling Like a Pro

Stockpiling Like a Pro

One of my most requested topics is an updated stockpile post or video. For me it’s one of the easiest ways to save my family money and I’m going to…

Stockpiling Like a Pro
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11 Jun

Packing for a holiday is one of the least fun bits about travel, especially if you’re the sort who feels the need to bring your entire wardrobe full of clothes “just in case.” If you’re tired of overstuffed bags and stressing about what to bring, check out some simple packing tips!

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08 Jun

In this week’s Make-Up Kit post I round-up the best eyelash curlers out there to buy. Curling your eyelashes before you apply make-up can leave you with eyes that appear wider and brighter, creating a great base onto which you can apply your mascara. With prices between £1.50 and £20, there are plenty of options to help you look your best. Just take a look!

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08 Jun

This week’s Fab Find is all about saving money on experience days. If you’re looking for an out-of-the-ordinary Father’s Day gift or just a treat for yourself and a friend, Virgin Experience Days is offering a brilliant 2 for 1 on selected experience vouchers!

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07 Jun

If you still haven’t tracked down that all important Father’s Day present, have no fear. With over a week left to go you can still order online and have plenty of time to hand over your gift without breaking a sweat. These are my recommendations for an interesting, heartfelt gift for Daddy.

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06 Jun

If you were just dying to see what the Duchess of Cambridge wore for the Diamond Jubilee festivities, you’re not alone. I fell in love with her Alexander McQueen dresses, but she also stuck to her high street style with an older dress from Whistles, proving you don’t have to spend loads to look amazing. Check out some ideas for Kate-inspired Jubilee style!

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05 Jun

After a long weekend of Jubilee celebrations it isn’t surprising that there are a few sore heads to nurse as we head back to work. Aside from the obligatory “I’m never drinking again” what other ways can you avoid the hangover from hell? Let’s take a look at the options…

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04 Jun

June is here already, along with a fantastic new batch of book releases. If you’re looking for a great new book to escape from everyday life, take a look at this month’s 10 picks!

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01 Jun

Keeping a shorter hair style looking cool and different is a challenge. Embrace the pixie cut and check out these products to help you keep things fresh – short doesn’t have to be boring!

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01 Jun

This week’s Fab Find highlights one of the top essentials for festival season: wellies. Keep your toes dry and stay stylish with our five picks starting from just 20 quid!

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31 May

With Spring Summer trends flying all over the place it’s difficult to get a grip on how to bring your wardrobe up to scratch for the warmer months. Each item in my 11 piece Summer Wardrobe list works with the others to form several outfit options fit for day and night, so pick out the items you like and mix them with wardrobe basics and you’ll have a holiday look to die for!

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30 May

Smoothies are all the rage for breakfast or a quick boost during the day, especially during the summer months when the thought of a hot coffee is unbearable. If you’re into healthy, fruity drinks, check out our recipes for quick and easy smoothies!

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29 May

Throwing a party for your friends and family doesn’t have to bring on a nervous breakdown. Say no to the fancy snacks and try these ideas on for size – whatever your budget and energy level there’s something to suit you so there’s no stopping you from being the best hostess around!

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25 May

This week’s Fab Find takes you out to the garden for sunny days and fantastic BBQs. If you’re looking to spice up that next outdoor meal, look no further than gadgets.co.uk for BBQ gadgets both useful and cheeky. Happy cooking!

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25 May

Today’s list is packed full of the best make-up brushes on the market. Brushes can up your look from everyday pretty to an HD-ready level of flawless that even the Kardashians would be proud of. If brushes are something you’ve never tried, just give these recommendations a read – like every second Friday, it’s time to upgrade your make-up kit!

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24 May

If you’re new to festivals it can be difficult to decide which one to plump for first. Even if you’re a seasoned festival goer, it can be hard to know where to start if you’re looking for a change. Here are my top tips for three of the best this summer – with a little something for everyone.

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