FAMILY BOARD GAMES

Family board games are a great alternative to letting the kids sit on their games consoles. I grew up in an age of board games and it was only...

A SUMMER OFFLINE

For my followers, I have enjoyed a summer offline.  It's probably been my last opportunity to have had some quality and much needed time offline from most social...

DRINKING WATER IN THE MORNING

My morning routine doesn't even feel like effort anymore.  If you do something often enough it becomes a habit.  So I stumbled upon something online about drinking water...

SAVE MONEY ON FOOD SHOPPING

Do you want to save money on food shopping?  Here's a few tips to help you cut down on your grocery bill.  Some of these you may do...

PLANNING CHRISTMAS IN ADVANCE 5 TIPS

Yes, I'm fully aware it's only the summer but why not think about planning Christmas in advance?  Spread the cost of Christmas by starting now.  Keep an eye...

FREEZE BANANAS, FRUGAL TIP

This may be my shortest blog post yet!!  If you don't get round to eating bananas then get freezing them, save them, don't waste them. Frozen bananas are great...

FAMILY FESTIVAL TIPS

It's that time of year again to start thinking about and preparing for taking the family away to a festival.  Festivals can be great fun, be prepared and...

WHAT BLOGGING MEANS IN REALITY

What blogging means in reality?  Well for me it's many things, it's a way to write, to be creative to inspire and to share. It's the hope that people...

TYRES ON THE BEACH

It was a beach trip during a particularly low tide.  We were puzzled to discover so many tyres lying in the sand.  This left me wondering why were...

GREEN BLUE PETER BADGE

My kids love watching Blue Peter and Jess is nearly old enough to apply for her own Blue Peter badge. Abi frequently enters the competitions and is already the...