College/Uni Planning

Howdy Peeps! Are you or someone you know off to further education after the summer? I'm sure you've heard me rave about Cheap Crafty Girl before (if not, you will) as I love her YouTube videos. I found her originally because she does amazing planner spreads, but she also does haul videos. Well her daughter [...]

Encouraging Without Pushing

G'day Friday Peeps! It's hard not to turn into the pushy, over-competitive Mum. Especially when it comes to learning because that's my thing. My daughter is currently in the middle of Mid-Term exams (and is largely unimpressed with the whole thing, like every other pupil I've spoken to!). I have been reminding her to study [...]

And so it Begins…for Uni Students

Howdy Peeps! If you have recently installed a uni student in their new home (or are about to) then check out the sales on homewares and kitchen appliances! Both Sainsburys and Asda have got my attention with ads for these sales. It's a great way to get stuff they need (or buy spares for when [...]

A Level Results!

Morning Lovely Peeps! Do you (or someone you know) have exam results today? If so, this is the blog post for you! 'Good Luck' if you're off to pick up results.... or 'Congrats' if you got them already. Going to Uni/College? Check out these tips for dealing with University Finance and Budgeting for your living costs. If you want [...]

School Choices

Howdy Peeps! I want to have a little chit-chat about starting new schools. In good old Blighty, there are 3 or 4 times when children start or move schools and there are ways to apply for places and information to be gained...so I thought I'd show you where to look 🙂 There will be an application process [...]