Finn turns 8!!

Saturday 18th May 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, This week was Finn’s 8th birthday!!! I can’t believe our handsome little munchkin is 8 already – where does the time go?! He’s had a great week, with family over to celebrate with us and a laser party with his friends. We are fortune that one of his …

Birthdays, painting and gardening… zzzzz!

Friday 10th May 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, We have been really busy around the house for the last few weeks so we haven’t been out and about much – but it has saved us some money! I’ve been repainting all of the skirting boards, windowsills and door frames, as well as the walls in two …

Betteshanger Easter fun!

Friday 19th April 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, We had a brilliant day today down at Betteshanger Park. We come every year for their annual Easter egg hunt as it is so much fun. The trail is great and it gets the kids moving and exploring the countryside. At the end they each get a Cadbury’s …

Litter pick and beach play!

Tuesday 16th April 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, The Easter holidays are in full swing and we went to Greatstone beach today for a free event with my friend and her brood. The children LOVED doing a litter pick – they reckon they are going to buy their own pinchers now! It was good to see …

London baby!

Friday 12th April 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, We took the children to London for the day today. We drove up to Greenwich as the train is so dear, and once you get on public transport in London the children travel for free. We had a whistle stop tour of the Natural History Museum as the …

Rare Breeds – Kent Big Weekend!

Sunday 7th April 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, If you have never heard of Kent Big Weekend, then you are missing a trick my friend! Every year you can enter to win free tickets to attractions all over Kent – there are so many different days out to choose from. We won two tickets to Rare …

Ice hockey!

Saturday 23rd March 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, We went to Gillingham ice rink today to see an ice hockey match for the first time. It popped up on Groupon – a family ticket for just £7.50 so we thought we would give it a go. (You can’t do much for a family of four for …

B is for Butlins!!

February Half Term 2019 Dear Frugal Mums, We had a great long weekend at Butlins – I think it’s the kid’s favourite place in the entire world! We got such a great deal, as I received an email with a £50 off incentive, so we had a 3 night stay for just £220!! I think …

Lola’s unicorn princess birthday!!

Sunday 10th February 2019 Dear Frugal Mums,  Lola turned 6 this week!!! I can’t believe our beautiful princess is growing up so quickly! We hired a unicorn princess to entertain her and her friends, and she came to the house so we didn’t need to spend out on a venue. It worked out really well …