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AD Find the best homeschooling inspiration on Design Bundles

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We are in full swing here at ThriftyMum headquarters trying to survive lockdown with two little boys. When the news landed last week, I was actually quite excited about doing the whole “homeschooling” thing. Last spring, the boys hadn’t started primary school yet so with nurseries closed, I just had to keep them entertained and […] Read more…

AD Is My Child Ready for Nursery?

Parents have been asking themselves for decades what age is the right age to send their children to nursery. In the UK, all children aged 3-4 are entitled to 570 hours of free nursery education, suggesting that this is the right age to send your child to school. However, one would argue that this conclusion […] Read more…

AD Top Tips for Choosing a School for Your Child

Whether your child is just starting out in Reception or moving up to a secondary school, knowing where to send them can be a challenging experience for parents. There’s so much to consider, from the location and facilities to previous exam results and inspection reports. However, by knowing what to look out for and by […] Read more…

Ultimate Guide To Your Christmas Consumer Rights

christmas consumer rights

This Christmas has been quite different from any we have ever known due to the continuing impact of COVID-19, so it’s an ideal opportunity to shine a spotlight on your consumer rights and popular fob offs. Online shopping is a popular and default option for many of us now, which brings with it familiar problems […] Read more…