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Month: July 2018

It’s Getting Hot Here, But Should We Be Preparing For Winter?

It’s Getting Hot Here, But Should We Be Preparing For Winter?

Right now we are on the threat of a hosepipe ban, the heat that we have had so far this summer has been incredible. The weather is good, we are all enjoying our gardens and the great outdoors, but like anything, time is moving so […]

3 Checks to Make Before Buying a New Home

3 Checks to Make Before Buying a New Home

Image Credit   We each have a different idea of what the perfect home feels like, and when it comes to house hunting it’s a fine art that uses both the left brain (logical) and right brain (emotional).   We are often focused on finding […]

Making Sure Your Kids DON’T Get Everything They Want

Making Sure Your Kids DON’T Get Everything They Want

Pixabay   It’s the same old story, you want your children to have everything they want in life, but this can mean you going without. You may be racking your brains to find the best way to make money online, or develop a side hustle […]

Everything You Need To Know To Create An Effective Family Budget

Everything You Need To Know To Create An Effective Family Budget

Creating an effective family budget is absolutely key if you want to make sure your family live a happy, comfortable, high quality of life (with money put aside for emergencies, of course).   If you haven’t yet created a family budget, you could be spending […]

Oh No! The Boiler’s Broken!

Oh No! The Boiler’s Broken!

Picture the scene. It’s Monday morning, the alarm hasn’t gone off, the family are running around the house trying to get ready for school and work. The queue at the bathroom is getting bigger and you suddenly hear the dreaded cry: ‘Mum! There’s no hot […]

Clearing Out Your Home For Good

Clearing Out Your Home For Good

Image   If you want to embrace a simpler, more minimalist life this year, there are many things that you can do to change your lifestyle for the better. Minimalist life can save you a ton of money, help you to keep the house clean […]