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How To Store Your Food So It Lasts Longer

food storage so it lasts longer

Each Boxing Day Asda gives away vegetables for free and you’re welcomed to take as much as you want. There can be a real temptation to take as much as you can carry, but you know that if you can’t prep and freeze it in time it will all spoil and get thrown out. To […] Read more…

Petrol Poverty And How To Save Money On Fuel

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Recently I’ve had to start working from home on the run up to pay day just to try and ration my fuel. I couldn’t believe this month it cost me £70 to fill up my car with diesel! Only having £130 a month after bills, this is a huge chunk of my disposable income and […] Read more…

Support The Campaign To Save Childcare Vouchers

childcare vouchers

On 4 October 2018 the national Childcare Voucher scheme is due to close. This follows a six-month extension offered by the government since March this year. The delay was a result of parents contacting their MPs desperate to save the scheme. Now employers are also backing the petition to save Childcare Vouchers ahead of its closure […] Read more…