Happy All Hallows Eve

Afternoon Peeps! It's Halloween and that means different things to different people. I don't celebrate it for religious reasons, but wish those who do a safe and happy one. More and more people here are choosing not to because there has been a rise over the last couple of years in the number of idiots [...]

Summer Holiday Budgeting

Morning Peeps! So it's the summer holidays (apparently... too wet here to tell!) and there are things to do and buy, places to go and people to see. So how do you do that on a budget? The simple answer is planning. I plan for one treat and one sensible thing each week. With a [...]

Cheap Crafts for Easter

Morning Peeps! Easter is fast approaching and I thought I'd share some cheap and easy crafts you can do yourselves or even with the kids. If you're like me you probably have drawers or containers full of craft bits...ribbon scraps, washi tape. pom-poms and such. If not then try these places: Poundland, The Works, Toymaster, [...]

Back into the Groove?

Howdy Peeps! This half term week has gone so fast! Anyone else feel like time is whizzing by? So I'm trying to cleasr the post-holiday fog and get back into things; little things like work routine, blogging, exercising, keeping my house tidy (much harder when everyone's off school and work!) These seem like really big [...]