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Top Tips For Sustainable Parenting With Karen Maurice Parenting is bloody hard work isn't it? Having kids is the perfect storm for feeling crap about the planet - we all want the best for our kids, and it follows that we want them have a safe and secure future, hence I think this is a time when lots of us start to think more about our impact on the planet.
My favourite 20Cogs offers When it comes to making money online, variety is the spice of life. Having to motivate yourself to earn money online can be tough, which is why I love looking for something that varies a lot or gives me a chance to get some great offers. With 20Cogs you have to complete offers to earn your money, and here are my favourite offers from 20Cogs.
How to make money blogging by selling your content When it comes to making money from blogging there are plenty of income streams that you can explore. We know about some of the traditional ways to make money from blogging, such as from adverts, sponsorships and affiliates, but what about making money from the content you create?
Goal Fuel For the goal you want to achieve most, what is the main emotion driving you? This is what I call Goal Fuel. Your Goal Fuel is what determines whether you'll stick it out and achieve long term success.
Homemade Healthy Roasted Tomato Soup…. My homemade roasted tomato soup is absolutely amazing and I guarantee that once you've made it once, you'll make it again and again! I love the smell of tomatoes that are sold on the vine as it reminds me of watering the tomatoes with my dad in his greenhouse when I was a child.
How to Become a Master Networker with AJ Harbinger Your network is your net worth as AJ Harbinger says, and since he's the CEO and co-founder of The Art of Charm…he would know! In this episode, we dive deep into what we all should know about having the right social skills to help us advance in our social lives, relationships and of course career.
Natural Hair Dye Review - How the Desert Shadow Brand Stacks Up Looking for a natural hair dye? In this article, I review the Desert Shadow brand of organic hair colour and go through how to use it. The most frugal hair colour option is to stick with your natural hair colour. In my case, that's very much grey these days.
Could your junk mail save you money? I know I've touched on how something that you might class as 'junk mail' can actually save you money a few times before in my weekly five frugal things post but today, I thought we'd give it a whole post of its own.
How To Have A Sustainable Halloween 79% of households with children will dress up for HalloweenAround 39 million people in the UK dressed up for Halloween last year 7 million costumes ended up in the bin in 2016 4 in 10 costumes are worn only once15 million pumpkins are binned every Halloween Thanks to the guys at Hubbub for lots of these scary stats…
Frugal Halloween treats I popped into town after the school run. I wanted to look for brown wool in Poundland to knit some chocolate orange covers. Sadly they didnt have anything suitable, but on the way out I discovered 2 packets of Cadbury mini rolls reduced to 50p each. Both packets had a short use by date but they won't hang around long in my house.
Family update I'm sorry it's been so long again. Life is hectic for 4 children and Husband to organise. Everyone here is doing well at the moment. Having big sisters seems to have given Gman a strong immune system to the bugs that have taken out half of year R already.
The Five most important money lessons to teach kids…. Today I'm going to share with you the five most important money lessons to teach kids - something which has been on my mind a lot lately with the launch of the Family Budgeting Fink cards. As parents, we all want to make sure our children are as prepared as possible for the real world that they're going to be living in before too long!
Next Sale Dates 2019 - Seasonal Sales Calendar & VIP Slot Tips Want to know when the next Next.co.uk sale is live? Our Sales Calendar reveals all the 2019 upcoming Seasonal Sale Dates at Next, how to bag a VIP slot, Money saving Tips and Sales Secrets.
My Shopping Stylist Experience: An Allume Review The first time I worked with a shopping stylist for new clothing, the stylist took me to a variety of stores to go shopping. In one day we hit up Macy's, Lord and Taylor, J.Crew and more. When I decided to try out the shopping stylist experience through Allume, it was much the same.
TopCashback Trick or Treat 2019 all clues and answers Earning cashback on your spending is a great tax free way to boost your income, and TopCashBack often run giveaways to help you to boost your cashback earnings. This time TopCashBack are back with TopCashback Trick or Treat 2019 Giveaway.
12 Tips For Holidaying On a Shoestring Everyone loves going on holiday, but there's no getting away from it: some of the most magical travel experiences come at a price. But there are ways to visit some of the world's best destinations without spending a small fortune. Here are 12 great tips for holidaying on a shoestring.
The Best Indicator Of Long Term Success Curious what's the best indicator of long term success? It's not your actions. It's not persistence. It's not grit. It's not how your parents raised you. It's how you feel. Yes, feel. The best indicator of long term success is the feeling driving the action you're taking to pursue your goal.
Lovely…. I forgot to take a picture but we had a lovely home cooked meal yesterday. I did us an oven baked peppered pork fillet. We had Swedish meatball sauce with it, chips, peas for DB and cauliflower for me. DB then had his first attempt at a pear tarte tatin, see below: Very nice it is too!
Simple Cooking I have really got out of the swing of cooking over the past few months - firstly due to apathy, then I was laid low with a bad back, then we had our not-holiday. We're back to normal this week, although we are both full of the joys of the approaching new decade and have lots of nothing planned.
It's Tough Hello Family, How Are You Today? Making it through tough times 1. Garden if you keep the seeds, and do everything yourself, this is freefor pests in the garden, use dawn dish soap and water2. Do all shopping in one day saves gas3. Use coupons as long as the price is cheaper than store brands4.
Earn adidas Gift Cards When You Trade In New or Old adidas Clothes & Shoes You can earn adidas eGift cards when you trade in adidas clothing, footwear and accessories - even if they've seen better days! When you've finished with your clothing for whatever reason - it's broken, or is no longer in fashion - what do you do with it?
Five frugal things for October Half term is upon us, with the regular juggling act between working from home and keeping the kids entertained. Half term starts a week earlier in Scotland, so my sister and her family have already been down for a visit. Ideal world, our offspring wouldn't actually stare at screens 24/7.
What I Spent, What We Ate - we went camping! We took a camping trip last weekend in the Shenendoah valley with my brothers and my parents last weekend, which was a lot of fun! We did a pretty big bike ride together. It was pretty chilly weather for sleeping, which made us all the more appreciative of our comfy beds here at home.
How To Save Money On Your Household Bills One of the first things I suggest people do when they're struggling with money is to work out a budget. That means looking at all outgoings, including household bills, and see just where your own money goes. Then, combined with working out all incomings, has the basis of a household budget.
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