16 Thrifty Autumn Date Ideas

thrifty autumn date ideas

Spending time with my husband is important to me but that doesn’t just mean sitting at home doing the same thing every night. We like to take a bit of time to together away from the four walls of our house without parting with too much cash or if we’re staying at home for our […]

The Glamour Beauty Power List Box by Latest in Beauty


I’ve long been of the opinion that the trend for beauty boxes was daft in the extreme and nothing would induce me to part with my hard earned cash for an envelope full of sample sized products in a cardboard box I didn’t want – until now. Enter The Glamour Beauty Power List Box 2014 […]

Manchester Dogs’ Home Fire Appeal – PLEASE HELP!

manchester dogs home fire appeal

Yesterday evening Manchester Dogs’ Home was subject to what is believed to be an arson attack. A 15 year old boy has been arrested in connection with the incident but no further information is forthcoming. Sadly this event has cost the lives 60 dogs, with many more injured and around 150 further dogs without a […]

Have you discussed your Christmas budget yet?

Discuss christmas budget

  If you’re big on Christmas (and let’s face it lots of us are) you may find yourself poor come January which is why I think it is important to discuss your Christmas budget within the family. Make sure you’re not poor in the bleak mid-winter because of your Christmas celebrations. If you set your […]

Heritage Open Days | Free Days Out

heritage open days

You guys know how much I love free days out (I even have a series of posts dedicated to them which you can find here) so of course I had to tell you that from tomorrow (Thurs 11th Sept 2014) through until Sunday (14th Sept 2014) you’ll be able to experience free days out across […]