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Have some old fashioned Halloween family fun….

We love Halloween and the kids always make an effort to dress up – even if the costumes only stay on for an hour or so usually!

I’m not a fan of trick or treating but the kids are (naturally) so we compromise and I generally take them around the houses we know in the street and . . . → Read More: Have some old fashioned Halloween family fun….

What to do with Conkers….

Have you ever wondered what you can do with conkers, apart from actually playing conkers?

I’m guessing your answer is probably no that one.  Me neither, until we went to the park last week and came home with about a million of them!

We had lots of fun kicking up leaves and collecting conkers – so much fun . . . → Read More: What to do with Conkers….

#SaveMoneyMonday – How to Unlock mobile phones for free….

Mr Frugal finally got around to upgrading his iPhone 4 a few weeks ago!

He’s been deliberating for months whether to upgrade to the 5 or whether to hang fire for the 6 but now that the 6 has finally been released he’s actually not that bothered and as he couldn’t get a good deal on the . . . → Read More: #SaveMoneyMonday – How to Unlock mobile phones for free….

Monday’s Parenting Pin It Party #75….

I love Monday’s when I’m off work and the kids are off school, especially when it’s my turn to host the Parenting Pin it Party because I know that you’re all going to link up some brilliant posts for me to read while I relax on the settee with a nice cup of tea and a . . . → Read More: Monday’s Parenting Pin It Party #75….