Where does my money go?

Before I had the boys my budgeting skills were terrible. I was always moaning that I had no cash and my budget never seemed to stretch quite as far as I’d have liked it to. I bought my house when I was 21 and so have had the financial responsibilities

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Springtime Camping Tips

There’s little to no chance of snow during May, so surely it’s time to break out the tent? As avid campers, we try to get pitched up as early in the year as possible to get plenty of use out of the camping season. Camping in April and May isn’t

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Overheard in the waiting room

‘Stop moaning, it’s not like YOU have to do anything, all you do is sit in your bloody chair.’ Does that sound to you like someone with a caring nature? Not sure? How about this one … ‘I’m not taking you again, you’ve been twice since we got here.’ The

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Clifton Country Park

Last weekend we braved the chilly winter weather to take the children and the dog to Clifton Country Park in Salford. We’ve only ever been once before to this park so we weren’t au fait with the layout of the park at all. We decided to follow the marked footpath

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Meal Planning Monday 12.01.15

Here we are again for another week of meal planning. This weeks post is very quick because it’s late! Friday: Ham, egg and chips. I haven’t had this for years so I’m taking a trip down memory lane. Saturday: Chicken Biryani. We have curry regularly but this one is a

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