This week has been all about “clothes swapping”. It seems to have been a craze in my life for about 5 years now and I NEVER seem to tire of it. I assume that most people know about it, but just in case you don’t then here is how it works: 1. Sort out a bag of clothes/shoes and accessories that you are bored of or no longer wear.¬† 2.… View Post

Its no secret that I love a good bargain!¬†There is just something extremely fulfilling to me to find something that either looks good, is useful, delicious, is on our wish list or a general lovely gift for someone, and when it turns out to cost next to nothing or just generally is a complete bargain, well there in lies a secret to a hearty life! This month I have received… View Post

It may be a sign of bad parenting, but I am not one to jump in and correct my kids grammar when they come out with funny and adorable interpretations for things…I just love to hear it and it makes my day. My faves at the moment are “cu-pumber” (cucumber) and “school nuniform” (an obvious stage we are in) and so as little E starts school in 2 days (sob)… View Post

I like to think of myself as a bargain hunter, however this can sometimes is interpreted as tight or even cheap. Whenever it comes to spending money, especially on birthdays and Christmas’ I have to know I am getting the best deal, as we often have a rather tight budget. SO yes I like things cheap but I wouldn’t say I was cheap, nor am I tight, I just hate… View Post