A Night In London

Morning peeps! Hamilton was awesome...in fact, awesome isn't a good enough word; astounding, incredible, stellar....I could go on, but I'll save that for another blog. Just to say we've had an amazing time here and the people aren't as rude and gruff as they're made out to be (but it is true that taxi cab [...]

Stay Safe!

Morning peeps! Weather warnings across the south of England today. I attempted to go to uni, got to the petrol station and changed my mind... in the mile between here and there I saw branches, 2 fences down and a river on the verge of flooding (literally level with the pavement). Also, while at the [...]

More Christmas Budgeting

Morning Peepy-Peeps ☺ I watched Martin Lewis' Christmas money show last night and it was brilliant! This is my 8th debt-free Christmas and I thought I knew all the tricks, but he gives some great advice and a beautiful speech about over-commercialization. Pay special attention to the Christmas crackers section too as there are some [...]

Weather Watch

Howdy Peeps! The weather's pretty shocking out there...everything from rivers of rainwater to trees killing power lines. I just hope you're all safe, dry and warm... don't go out if you don't have to. If you do go out; wrap up warm, take emergency supplies, drive extra carefully and check local reports. God bless Peeps. [...]

Summer Treats and Budgeting

Hi-de-hi Peeps! I heard on the radio the other day that the average family spends £5000 in the summer holidays!....WHAT?! This included a holiday and several day trips as well as toys, ice creams, etc. I've never spent five grand on anything in a year ever! If you've got the budget to do so, then [...]

Travel With Kids

Morning Peeps! Firstly, apologies for the 2 blogless days this week...had a major toothache, but better now, so you're stuck with me again. 😉 Wanted to offer some tips today for travelling with the kiddos. So let's go: Keep an Emergency Kit in the car. First Aid bits, water (can be used for the car washer/cooling [...]