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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…

Finding A New Job Post- COVID

Finding A New Job Post- COVID

We all know that COVID-19 has created a world much different to the one we lived in at the start of 2020. With many smaller companies out of business, people realising what’s important in life, and many of us working at home – it feels as if when this is all over we will live […] 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…