With Christmas rapidly approaching, and limited availability to get to the shops, the internet has yet again become my best friend. I have relied on internet shopping a lot this year for obvious reasons, and even more than usual.
Whoever you are buying for this Christmas, it is nice to find unusual gifts which the … Read the rest Continue Reading
Regular readers or visitors of the site will know that I live alone and have been working from home since March due to the pandemic. I am very fortunate that I live in a house with a small garden, which is a blessing everyday, but more so since I have been at home pretty much … Read the rest Continue Reading
There’s no getting away from it, 2020 has been a very weird year! We’ve been in and out of Covid restrictions more times than the hokey cokey. The impact of the pandemic on people’s health, physical and mental, cannot be underestimated.
I live alone, and have been working from home since March. Earlier in the … Read the rest Continue Reading
When it comes to saving money and creating budgets for our lives, we often don’t anticipate the need for a “baby conception” fund. Generally, hopeful parents usually assume making a baby will fall on the side of being “free.”
When life throws curve balls and having a child becomes more difficult than expected, individuals find … Read the rest Continue Reading
I don’t know about you, but I swear not that long ago we were in the middle of a heatwave that felt like it was never going to end, and now, (as I am working from home and have been since March) I am sitting under a duvet, wearing my slippers and thermals every day, … Read the rest Continue Reading
I recently had the pleasure of visiting Wed2B Bristol (which I completely thought was called Wed2Be) for a friend’s first wedding dress try on session. We went to Wed2B because the dresses are off the rack – so no long wait times and having to pre-order wedding dresses 6 months or more in advance – … Read the rest Continue Reading
Slimming World is one of the most popular diet or lifestyle plans, not only in the UK, but also in the world. If you follow it faithfully, you are guaranteed to lose weight. I think part of the reason that it is so popular is that there are so many things that you can still … Read the rest Continue Reading
What is Too Good To Go
You may have heard of the app “Too Good To Go” which is aiming to help the environment by allowing us to do our bit in cutting down food waste. The app is completely free and you are only ever charged if you secure a “Magic Bag”. … Read the rest Continue Reading
13 years ago, I didn’t ask myself “Should I buy a leasehold property?” and there’s a bit of me that regrets that, but you always hear horror stories and think it happens to everyone else and wouldn’t happen to you! My flat was my first home though, and for a long time I loved living … Read the rest Continue Reading
Today I’m going to tell you about saving money with Plum. I don’t know about you, but I’ve always struggled with saving money (and managing money altogether if I’m honest). If it’s in my bank account it is in there – and if I need it, I need it, but if not, so be … Read the rest Continue Reading