Random Stuff

This section is about various topics to do with parenting, being a parent and anything else relevant

Are One Armed Bandits Friend or Foe?

You cannot escape fruit machines and slot machines, for they are found in lots of different locations whether in pubs and clubs, your local cafe or in amusement arcades, casinos and bingo clubs across the… View Post

Todays To Do List

It is Friday and I am home alone, everyone is out (well apart from C who is munching fresh mango for breakfast in bed), oh and the dogs and the cat is about somewhere. I… View Post

The Reality Of Getting Rich Quick

We all fantasize about getting rich. Just think how much our lives would change if we didn’t have to work, if we had no limitations on spending money! How wonderful it would be to live… View Post

Cherries, Lemons and Oranges You Can´t Eat!

You won’t need us to tell you that as a busy and often stressed out parent you do have to give up lots of your favourite pastimes, for if you have finally got the kids off… View Post

How To Save Money With My Favourite Voucher Codes

I am sure you all know by now I am a huge fan of finding a bargain, whether that be looking for the best deals online, reading my various daily emails of the latest bargain,… View Post


Love them of loathe them e-cigs are becoming more and more popular, some for the right reasons and some for the latest trend, and with it being such an expensive time of year and one… View Post

4 Tips for Keeping Your Kids From Vaping

The proof is out there, like the adult population, more teens and adolescents are trying e-cigarettes. For many these numbers are troublesome. However, while the popularity of e-cigarettes has increased, the incidence of smoking among… View Post

How to be a Savvy Shopper

Four Tips for Saving Savvy Here is some advice that you may not have heard before. Whenever you make a purchase, always ask for a discount. This is just one of several tips will help… View Post

Alternative Christmas Guide – Oxfam Unwrapped

As we are now in November (just) , we can officially say that it is Christmas next month.  The shops are already filling their shelves with christmas gifts, and I am busy working on my… View Post

Short Term Loans with Vivus

There is always a time in our lives, no matter how much we try to prepare for them, that an unexpected bill comes up, or we need a new washing machine, cooker, the list can… View Post