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How To Create A Book Advent

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A book advent is a lovely way to countdown to Christmas and get cosied up in front of the fire on an evening and wind down before bedtime. The origin The idea is a nod to the Icelandic tradition of Jolabokaflod which translates literally to “book flood”. In Iceland, people gift each other books on […] Read more…

How To Host A Remote Secret Santa

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Secret Santas are a brilliant way to save money if you’re on a tighter budget this Christmas. By pooling everyone together, you only have to buy one gift instead of many! But with more teams working from home there’s no chance of dipping your hands into the office hat to pull out a name this […] Read more…

40 Gifts To Save Your Friends and Family Money

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If you want to be really thoughtful this Christmas, buy gifts to save your friends and family money all year round. Here’s my list to get you thinking… 1.Money box I love a traditional money box as a great way for people to start saving but I prefer ones you can see into. Being able […] Read more…

ThriftyMum And Park Christmas Savings Partnership

ThriftyMum and Park Christmas Savings

If 2020 has taught us anything it’s that anything can happen! But by having an emergency fund, some Christmas savings, and more than one income stream are what’s kept me afloat and given me the peace of mind I’ve needed during the pandemic. I know that many of you are worried about how you’re going […] Read more…