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When Is It OK to Splurge on Parenting Items?

It goes without saying that parenting comes with a lot of investments—not just emotional, but also financial. From baby cribs to nappies, such expenses can really add up and become a bit of a shock to new parents. Moreover, The Guardian reports that parents may start paying higher fees for childcare due to issues with […] Read more…

Is buy-to-let a good investment?

The current financial climate has probably got you thinking about your income streams. Maybe you’ve been like me and really enjoyed being at home more with the children so are wondering about how to invest to create a passive income? Being a landlord and taking on a buy-to-let is not quite as easy as it […] Read more…

How To Make An Easy DIY Budget Spring Wreath With Kids

easy DIY Spring wreath

Spring has most definitely sprung and I’m loving this beautiful weather we’re having. The spring colours we’re spotting on our family exercise hour have inspired me to make an easy DIY budget Spring wreath with the kids. Here’s how you can make one too. What you’ll need: You can use either a metal ring, a […] Read more…

How To Remove Unpleasant Odors From Carpets

The main disadvantage of carpet is that it absorbs dirt very easily. As a result, its appearance deteriorates and odors appear that cause discomfort and inconvenience. The question of how to remove the smell from the carpet is relevant not only for pet owners. Even a new carpet can have an unpleasant odor if it […] Read more…