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Thrifty Thursday – A good store cupboard can save you money….

I *try* to plan our meals each week but it’s not always easy planning a week’s worth of meals in advance and as much as I’d like to tell you that I stick to it rigidly every day, I can”t!  There are regular last minute changes for lots of very boring reasons – no time to . . . → Read More: Thrifty Thursday – A good store cupboard can save you money….

Car Tax – the new, improved way to pay….

This week’s #SaveMoneyMonday is all about car tax and the new changes that will affect anyone who needs to tax a car from the 1st October!  Not a very exciting subject but still….

So, for those of you who don’t already know, from the 1st October this year there are big changes to the way that we . . . → Read More: Car Tax – the new, improved way to pay….

#SaveMoneyMonday – Free XBox games….

This week’s #SaveMoneyMonday is all about free games for your Xbox so it’s bound to go down well with the little people if they have an Xbox.

The free games are available to all Xbox Live gold members which the majority of people who have an Xbox already seem to be – I know my children are, . . . → Read More: #SaveMoneyMonday – Free XBox games….

#ThriftyThursday – How to make your candles last longer….

I’m afraid I’ve turned into a bit of a candle addict lately!

I love the glow of a candle on a night and I love the scented candles that make my house smell so nice – the only problem is that the nicer a candle smells, the more I want to burn it which means that it . . . → Read More: #ThriftyThursday – How to make your candles last longer….