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The Activity Advent – 40 Fun and Frugal things to do at Christmas with the kids….

Last year, over on my Christmas blog, I started my Activity Advent with the aim of doing one Christmas activity a day throughout December.  The only problem was actually finding the time to write up what we did so this year, I thought I’d share all the things we have on our list to try.  It’s a . . . → Read More: The Activity Advent – 40 Fun and Frugal things to do at Christmas with the kids….

#FrugalGiftGuide – Boys aged 9+ ….

Yesterday I told you all about what I thought the perfect gifts for girls would be and today it’s the turn of the boys – boys of Master Frugal’s age to be exact, although I’m sure that lots of the presents in this gift guide will go down just as well with . . . → Read More: #FrugalGiftGuide – Boys aged 9+ ….

#FrugalGiftGuide – Tween and Teen Girls….

Like lots of people, I’m not as frugal at Christmas as I am throughout the rest of the year but I do like to make sure that I get the best deals possible and that the presents I buy aren’t going to sit in a drawer or on a shelf gathering dust.

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Secret Santa on a budget – 10 presents for under a fiver….

I love a good Secret Santa with my friends at work but we generally opt for a lower budget because, let’s face it, Christmas is expensive enough as it is.

We’ve had a year where we set the budget at £1 per person with the idea being that you had to get the most creative gift that . . . → Read More: Secret Santa on a budget – 10 presents for under a fiver….