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The Thrifty Families Blog Carnival….

Welcome to the sixth Thrifty Families Carnival.

In case you don’t know, the Thrifty Families Carnival is an idea of mine, Becky (Baby Budgeting) and Jen (Thrifty Mum), in association with My Family Club, who are our proud sponsors and a brilliant resource for time and money saving ideas.

There’s some great tips for you this month . . . → Read More: The Thrifty Families Blog Carnival….

Quick Craft – Make an Olympic Trophy….

A couple of years ago we made some trophies out of a toilet roll, a piece or card and some shiny gold paint and today, when I read that Maggy from RedTedArt was having a bit of an Olympic Get Crafty, I decided to dust off our trophy post and share it with you again.  After . . . → Read More: Quick Craft – Make an Olympic Trophy….

Our First Broken Heart….

Last week Master Frugal came rushing out of school and announced to us that he was in love and had asked his new girlfriend to marry him.  She accepted even though another boy in their class also popped the question the same day as she said liked how Master Frugal didn’t cry when he fell over . . . → Read More: Our First Broken Heart….

Cool calculators to help you save….

We’re always looking for ways to save a little extra and this week we’ve been having a play with some of the tools and calculators on myfamilyclub to try and find some extra ways to save.

We started by looking at some of the things we buy on a regular basis out of habit.  The main things . . . → Read More: Cool calculators to help you save….