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Happy Halloween – Part Two….

I know I said Happy Halloween this morning with our Frugal Freaks but I just wanted to show you how cute the kids looked tonight for the Halloween party they were going to….

Miss Frugal as a Zombie Bride

Master Frugal as a Stormtrooper

Thanks to Fancy . . . → Read More: Happy Halloween – Part Two….

Remember When….


Dear Children

Do not read until you are all growed up  

Remember when you were little and I took you swimming?
Well I think you’re old enough now to know my secret
I really hate swimming more than anything in the world.
But I took you anyway because you loved to swim and get wet.

Remember when you were . . . → Read More: Remember When….

Half Term at the National Railway Museum in York….

If you’re looking for a day out this half term, I can strongly recommend the National Railway Museum in York.  We went on Sunday and had a fantastic day.

The theme for this week is Big Fun with Little Trains and there’s loads going on.  We had a go on the indoor pedal trains, the crafts table, the . . . → Read More: Half Term at the National Railway Museum in York….

How to have a Frugal Christmas – Snowman Soup….

The first of my ‘How to have a Frugal Christmas’ series of posts was all about deciding who you were buying for, setting a budget and finding great deals for your gifts but not all Christmas presents have to be bought, in fact, some of the best presents can be homemade.  My issue with . . . → Read More: How to have a Frugal Christmas – Snowman Soup….