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Great Budget Food And Cash Prize Pub Quiz At The Avenue Pub, Hull

This week we were invited to visit newly refurbished The Avenue pub in Hull. We were there to check out their extensive menu and try our odds on their cash prize pub quiz. It was the perfect ThriftyDateNight for us! We love good food (nothing too fancy or pretentious), value for money, plus the opportunity to […] Read more…

8 Stockpiling Lessons From A Food Bank

stockpiling lessons from a food bank

Warning! This is not your average scare mongering post about prepping for catastrophe! I’ve got realistic, money saving stockpiling lessons from food bank which everyone can benefit from learning. Know what you have Chances are, the only times you’ve ever completely emptied your kitchen cupboards is during a spring clean or when you’re moving house. […] Read more…

Grandparents Get £250 A Year For Offering Childcare

grandparents childcare

Do your parents help with childcare so you can go out to work? If so, then make sure they’re not one of the tens of thousands of grandparents missing out on a benefit to ensure they’re not short changed. What is it? Introduced in April 2011, the Specified Adult Childcare National Insurance Credits is aimed mostly […] Read more…

4 Ways To Save Money On Loo Roll

ways to save money on loo roll

If you’re looking to reduce your monthly outgoings so you can spend more on the fun stuff then ways to save money on loo roll will give you a head start. It’s likely you’ve looked at your grocery costs recently and are wanting to trim it back where you can. If you’re anything like me […] Read more…