Life and Parenting, Saving money

How to Have the Wedding you Want on the Budget you’ve Got

Weddings are one of those things that can end up being super expensive, but they don’t necessarily have to be. It just seems to be that when you throw the word ‘wedding’ into the mix, the numbers seem to shoot right up! I remember being shocked when were planning our wedding; it was crazy how …

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Making money

Why You Need a Web Presence as a Small Business

  In today’s world, it is becoming more and important to have a web presence, even as a small business. This means setting up a virtual version of your business online which could involve creating a website, and potentially social media accounts too. You might think that being a small business you don’t have the …

How to have a baby on a budget
Family finance, Life and Parenting, Saving money

How to save money and have a baby on a budget

Are you expecting a baby or planning to have a baby and wondering if you can afford if and how much it will actually cost? There are plenty of articles and research out there about what the cost of having a baby is, and the cost of raising a child. The problem is they mostly …

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Making money, Surveys

Make money online with Pinecone research

One of the best sites I’ve come across for making money online with surveys is PineCone Research. It’s a consumer research site that pays you to answer market research questions about new products. You can sign up here to get started. The pay a great set fee for every survey you take, and the reward …

Food, Life and Parenting

Creative Halloween Bakes and Party Food Inspiration

With Halloween just around the corner, I thought it’d be fun to share a roundup of all the best Halloween bakes! Here are some fun and festive Halloween inspired recipes, from spooky spider cookies, to amazing pumpkin spice cupcakes. If you’re wanting to create some Halloween themed treats check out these brilliant bakes and makes. …

Should you give your children pocket money
Family finance, Life and Parenting

Should you give your children pocket money?

My children are starting to get to that age now where they often want to buy things or ask for money, and we’ve been thinking about when it’s appropriate to start giving pocket money. There are so many things to think about though! What age to start giving it? How much should they get? Do …