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Countdown to Christmas: Advent Ideas

100 day countdown to christmas advent ideas

Unbelievably in this hot and humid weather, it is exactly 100 days until Christmas! I love to be organised for Christmas, especially as we have so many winter birthdays in our family that it would be too easy to leave Christmas until last minute and panic – but that’s not for me. I like to […] Read more…

Minimalism Challenge and Getting Rid of all the Stuff

minimalism challenge

I’m a week into “#MinsGame” and very proud with how ruthless I’m being. “Here’s how it works… Find a friend or family member: someone who’s willing to get rid of their excess stuff and embrace minimalism. This month, each of you must get rid of one thing on the first day. On the second, two things. Three […] Read more…

Top 10 Thrifty Ways to… Keep Kids Cool in Summer

top ten ways to keep kids cool in summer

  It can be really tough to keep little ones cool enough during a hot summer, so I’ve put together a top ten list for you to try. 1. Seek Shade If you do need to go out in the car look for parking spaces to the edge of a car park where there’s plenty of […] Read more…

ThriftyMum Review: Yogabellies Wrap

yogabellies wrap

I was recently chatting to my yoga teacher about a little adventure I took ThriftyBaby on last month where we visited Blackpool. It is somewhere I’d not been to before but always fancied it and it’s really not that far to get to either so a good friend I’d made at my antenatal class made […] Read more…