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Negotiating Rates With The Tooth Fairy

tooth fairy

Slightly unexpectedly we became in need of a visit from the tooth fairy tonight so urgently needed to do some crowd sourcing of the going rate for the tooth fairy. It seems there’s quite a variety of financial arrangements depending on postcode and family size. Also sometimes the tooth fairy only has certain coins with […] Read more…

Skidby Mill Museum and Sails Cafe

You know when you just wander in to somewhere, completely unplanned and find an amazing gem you have to share with everyone as its that good? That’s me right now about Skidby Mill Museum! We actually started off with a trip to the new play park at Skidby Millhouse restaurant. Which is lovely! Here’s how […] 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…