Christmas – Bringing it all Together

Christmas – Bringing it all Together

It’s not long before the big day. There will be wrapping paper chaos, family and friends visiting and the inevitable emergency chairs being brought out from the back of beyond.…

Christmas – Bringing it all Together
Christmas Gifts Under 30 Pounds

Christmas Gifts Under 30 Pounds

Somehow November has come to an end, Christmas is less than a month away, and many of us are freaking out that we need to start shopping like ... yesterday.…

Christmas Gifts Under 30 Pounds
Being a Couponer

Being a Couponer

I remember my first coupon shop and I’ll never forget it. It was both nerve-racking and exhilarating at the same time. The fun part is going around picking up your…

Being a Couponer
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06 Dec

It’s not long before the big day. There will be wrapping paper chaos, family and friends visiting and the inevitable emergency chairs being brought out from the back of beyond. For once I am more organised than I’ve ever been. My shopping is nearly complete and I have a turkey waiting in the freezer.

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30 Nov

Somehow November has come to an end, Christmas is less than a month away, and many of us are freaking out that we need to start shopping like … yesterday. If you’re on a budget, we’ve got some fantastic gift ideas all under £30, and you won’t have to step foot in a crowded shop to buy them!

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29 Nov

I remember my first coupon shop and I’ll never forget it. It was both nerve-racking and exhilarating at the same time. The fun part is going around picking up your items knowing that the bunch of paper in your hand is the same to you as money but when you get to the till then that’s a whole new game.

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25 Nov

I’ve been a busy elf again this week bagging more bargains for Christmas. It’s not even the end of November and I’m already nearly finished. Once presents are done it leaves me free to focus on bagging some food bargains. With it being Black Friday week, there’s been some good deals going around and I’ve managed to get some fantastic bargains.

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22 Nov

Learning skills such as knitting, sewing and embroidery also saved my granny a lot of money. Being able to make and mend your own clothes saved a fortune and these skills were also passed down to my grandma and my mother. There is nothing these incredible women can’t make.

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18 Nov

I’ve been a busy Santas elf this week hunting down bargain Christmas presents left, right and centre. Its been crazy but my hard work is paying off. Argos is brilliant at the moment for bargains. Take a look but if you find something don’t hesitate to reserve it.

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16 Nov

As it’s drawing closer, 25th November in case you didn’t know, stores that are participating are already advertising and drawing your custom. If you’re not sure which stores then a simple search online will reveal all.

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11 Nov

Now I have two boys and a husband to buy for I’m keeping the list short not because I’m a Grinch but it’s so easy to get carried away and my boys don’t have a shortage of toys, so I’m sticking to things they want and will use and keeping a strict record of my spending.

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08 Nov

It’s so easier to go mad with Christmas food as it’s the one time of year that you can indulge but there are only so many chocolates, biscuits and turkey sandwiches you can eat so to help save you some money here’s my top tips.

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02 Nov

With winter quickly approaching, it’s a great time to buy the family new coats. If you don’t have a big budget, we’ve got suggestions for men, women, and kids, all £50 or under!

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01 Nov

Kids clothing can be a big never-ending bottomless pit of money. Just as you get sorted they grow out of them and you have to start over again but there are some great ways that you can save money.

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28 Oct

My town is shocking for clothes. All we have is a Select, Peacocks, Next and Matalan but they are very basic and I find Next expensive so I headed for the up to 50% sale in Select. I wanted something smartish and pretty but without being formal as it’s a casual night.

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25 Oct

If you’re lucky with the weather bonfire night can be great fun for the family, everywhere you turn there are fantastic fireworks lighting up the sky. Check out Kayleighs latest blog about saving at this fun, traditional spectacle!

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18 Oct

Halloween is one of my most favourite times of year. Ever since I was a kid I loved everything about it from the pumpkin carving to the fancy costumes. Now I’m a mum I’ve passed on my love of Halloween to my three-year-old Joshua and far from him being scared he gets so excited looking around the shops at all the different decorations.

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14 Oct

This week Kayleigh’s sharing her week of £80 in freebies! Do a bit of searching and you can find beauty treatments, gym classes and more, all for nothing.

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