#5frugalthings...., Health & wellbeing, me & my family, money making, money saving, money saving tips

#5frugalthings I’ve done this week….

This week has been half term so I was already fully prepared for not being as frugal as previous weeks however come the end of the holidays I realised I had actually done quite well! I’ve mentioned before but we are policy holders with Vitality and get, amongst some other cool free stuff, free cinema …

#5frugalthings...., Health & wellbeing, me & my family, money making, money saving, money saving tips

#5frugalthings I’ve done this week….

You will know from last weeks 5 frugal things that we have been on with decorating both kids bedrooms these last couple of week and let me just tell you how thrifty we have been!  Basically we haven’t bought anything barring the Marvel and brick wallpaper from B&Q oh and ceiling paint – we have …

#5frugalthings...., me & my family, money making, money saving, money saving tips

#5frugalthings I’ve done this week….

So my aim this month is, with a kick up the bum from the lovely MrsMummyPenny, is to be a little more consistent in posting on my blog. We have gone daily over on YouTube now so I have to admit that is taking up a lot of my time but I am absolutely loving …

Family, Hint & tips, me & my family, Reviews

Christmas of the remote controlled cars !!

Every Christmas there’s a ‘thing’ …. an ‘in thing’…. that everybody wants and this year was the Fingerlings…… the two gifts that I was very fortunate to get a hold of but the two gifts that both children they have bearly touched (typically!) The ‘thing’ this Christmas in our house though was remote control cars!! …

Family, Florida, Health & wellbeing, me & my family, Reviews, travel, Travelling

On the hunt for swimsuits for my mummy tummy & sugar hips !!

So there is just 4 months to go until our next break away…. we are heading across the pond again to Walt Disney World only this time instead of there being a few extra pounds in my case; I’m heading over with a few extra pounds on my hips (errrr and ass!) !! You will …

days out, Family, me & my family, money saving, money saving tips, Reviews, travel, Travelling

[REVIEW] Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Manchester Piccadilly

We have stayed in quite a few hotels this year and every time I do, in addition to of course vlogging everything, I say to myself ‘I must write a blog post on this hotel’….. Well here we throwback to our first trip away of 2017 to Manchester. We took the train from Hull (child free!) …

Family, Giveaways, Health & wellbeing, me & my family, money saving tips, Reviews

Busy mums (& Dads!) Christmas gift guide

We all know someone who should maybe start looking after themselves a little more than they do everyone else; we all know that busy working Mum who hasn’t found the time over the past 3 days to wash their hair and we all know that exhausted shift working Dad who has no idea what day …

Family, Hint & tips, me & my family, money saving, money saving tips, Reviews

Don’t wait to save money on your energy bills…. do it now!

I am going to throw it out there, and say that I reckon 70% of those reading this will be guilty of the same thing as me: in the 10 years+ we have owned a house, we have never changed our energy provider.  We haven’t even attempted to look elsewhere….until we found uSwitch! A couple …

Florida, me & my family, money saving, Reviews, Theme Parks, travel, Travelling, Walt Disney World

Our 2018 Dining reservations (Hubby style!!)

Hi Guuuuuys!! The talks are now over, the votes have been counted and verified by a not so independent adjudicator and the results of our 2018 Disney Dining reservations are…..   (Massive pause to build suspense, but which is actually really annoying and has you all screaming “hurry up man” at your screens!!)   Breakfasts …