How to cut your fuel costs permanently!

Overpaying for something like fuel is really frustrating – as you get nothing more to show for the extra money spent! Often the services near motorways will charge significantly more than petrol stations a few miles further away. There is nothing more annoying than filling up and then driving past a cheaper petrol station. Avoid …

Wyatt and Jack – recycling inflatables and paddling pools!

A fellow Frugal Mum alerted me to this and I think it’s such a brilliant scheme! As the owner of a dog, Milo, who pops our paddling pool frequently, I wish I’d known about this sooner. Wyatt and Jack is an amazing company that makes waterproof bags from recycled materials. All of their bags are …

10 tips to cut the cost of your family holiday!

From the moment you book, to the moment you arrive back at home, going away is one of the most expensive things we splash our cash on. Travelling is such good fun, and the memories and quality family time are irreplaceable – it’s certainly something we all wish we could do more often. Take a …

Groupon for… everything!

Groupon is my go to for cheap days out, restaurant vouchers and all round bargains! It can be great when you want an affordable date night or to entertain the kids on a budget – why pay more for the same thing? Before you go anywhere or book tickets and events, do a quick search …

Skyscanner – save a fortune on flights!

Skyscanner is such a useful tool to use when you are booking flights. It compares days, times and prices for a huge amount of airlines – from the luxury long haul providers to the cheaper budget companies. It is the best way to get a good price without doing hours of research – it does …

Homeaway villa holidays

A villa holiday is a great idea if you have young children. It’s so relaxing to have a whole house to yourself, and makes it easy for the children to have downtime when they need a rest or want to play inside. Not only that, but you can put your feet up in the evenings when …

James Villas – half price!

Normally I would advise booking a villa through websites such as HomeAway, to get a great price directly from the villa owner, as this usually works out the cheapest way to book a private villa. However, last year we were very fortunate to come across a half price villa deal with James Villas – which …