Budgeting For Little Things

Morning Peeps! I am sat here with the tree lights flickering away and Wonderful Christmastime playing away, ❤ When I say 'little things' I don't mean the kids, I mean all those little bits that aren't food or gifts. While I'm talking Christmas, this principle should be applied to tour budget all the time. Things [...]


Parenting Givers

Howdy Peeps! I've been thinking about what Martin Lewis said about people expecting too much and feeling pressured to spend too much at Christmas. We have always tried to show our daughter the value of giving...even if it's a token gift or handmade item; cost doesn't matter, thoughtfulness does. She knew from a very young [...]

Faith and Finances

Howdy Peeps! Firstly, I was way off the mark yesterday with the royal baby name but there was something on the radio about someone thinking they saw Albert on the palace website...I'm really glad they were wrong because it seems inappropriate to tell a couple's baby details before they announce it themselves, however famous they [...]

Random Stuff for Everyone

Howdy Peeps! First and foremost, Congrats to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle!! Royal wedding here we come! (Hopefully a holiday day too?) Nice touch using his mum's diamonds to make the ring... RIP Princess Diana. Secondly, it's nearly Christmas...this last day or two there have been poor, freezing workers out putting up our Christmas tree [...]

Gift Budgeting

Morning Peeps! Happy Saturday/1 month until Christmas/Arthur Christmas Day! If you read yesterday's post you'll know I'm ridiculously excited because my lovely daughter and I will be going to a huge Christmas market today!! 🙂 🙂 🙂 (Please excuse any over-excited typos.) So a week or two ago I shared this post --> Budget-Friendly Handmade Gifts good for [...]