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Budget Party Bag Filler Ideas With PoundToy

Poundtoy budget party bag fillers

This year everything has been on a really tight budget. So when PoundToy asked me if I was interested in reviewing their website I was intrigued to see how cheaply I could make up the party bags for Ted’s 2nd birthday. I’d already saved lots of money on his party thankfully. I did this by […] Read more…

How Hygge Saves Our Family Money

hygge

However hard you try at anything, you often find yourself plateau. Whether it is losing weight, keeping fit or saving money. For some people this can send you straight back to square one if you’re not seeing any progress. That’s when I like to look at other cultures for inspiration to keep me motivated. When […] Read more…

Rocking Is The New Thrifty Craze for the Summer Holidays

beverley rocks

Beverley┬áRocks is a thrifty new craze that’s sweeping through the summer holidays this year! Beverley┬áRocks is a community on Facebook full of parents who have been encouraging their children to paint, hide and hunt for rocks that have been hidden in Beverley, East Yorkshire. Rocks when found have a message on them inviting the person […] Read more…

How To Make A Thrifty Family Bucket List

family bucket list

I’m so excited for this summer but when the weekend comes around, often I can’t think of anything original to do. It gets to Sunday night and I’m full of regrets about when we should have been up to. That’s why I’ve decided to make a bucket list of thrifty activities to do this summer […] Read more…