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Simple money tips for parents

Simple money tips for parents

Every parent knows just how stressful money can be and, for many families, it can be challenging to make ends meet each month. You will want to provide a fun, happy and healthy lifestyle, not just for the kids, but for the whole family while also keeping one eye on the future. However, this can be tricky, even on a healthy salary when the cost of living can be so high and there are so many costs to cover when raising kids. With this in mind, here are a few simple money tips which could make a big difference to your financial situation over the long term. VIEW the POST

How to prepare your children for a successful professional life

How to prepare your children for a successful professional life

We all love having our kids around and they're so cute and innocent but it's very much worth thinking about preparing them for an adult, professional life. You can help to prepare your children for that professional life, even from a surprisingly young age there are so many ways to help them be ready for having a successful professional career, here's a few ways how. VIEW the POST

How to move abroad with kids and actually stay there without breaking the bank!

Having children is expensive as it is. Any parent will tell you that. And to move abroad with them? Let’s not even go there! From flights to shifting your priced possessions, everything’s an expense when you decide to make the leap and move abroad with your children. But let’s assume you’ve already made the move. How on earth can you stretch your budget when living abroad with your little ones? 

5 Compelling reasons to complete a pre-purchase pest inspection

5 Compelling reasons to complete a pre-purchase pest inspection

Are you planning on buying a home? It’s a thrilling, exhausting and at times anxiety provoking time. There’s so much to consider. You go along to inspections, and look over everything with a fine tooth comb. But could you be investing in a potential disaster? Imagine moving into your new property only to find it is already home to a colony of pests! Nobody needs any added stress on top of moving house. That’s why we’ve come up with five compelling reasons to complete a pre-purchase pest inspection.VIEW the POST

Makeshift Mummy Makes Do

Makeshift Mummy Makes Do

I would like to introduce you all to a very good blogger friend of mine who is a fantastic mummy, funny tweeter and great writer. I have been helping Kate out with some techy area issues on her blog and in return Kate has written this post for my blog. Kate is @Makeshiftmummy and her lovely blog is: http://www.makeshiftmummy.com/ why not pop over and get to know a little more about her and leave some comments... Thank you for the lovely post Kate, Sonia xx Hi, hello and hola. I am Makeshift mummy, aka Kate, over from Two Cats, Youngling and Me. I was kindly invited to guest blog by the lovely Mummy Constant here, as she has kindly given my readers an introductory techy tuition – which I secretly hope will continue until we can all become as brainy as she. Not really knowing what to write, and not wanting to sound all ...

I know I am not the only one to worry…

From the very day you find out you are pregnant a million things will run through your head, it is an incredibly exciting time but it’s also a time when many of us will be looking to tighten those belts (money wise obviously, there’s not much hope of that happening with the bump in the way!) I always worry about money and how we will cope when the maternity pay kicks in, as I am sure many of you mummies-to-be and daddies-to-be do. One great way of getting some “help” is to use websites like mumandbabyonline who pride themselves on helping you to save those valuable pennies. Sign up to the newsletter; you fill out one simple form that in turn signs you up to other companies such as Boots, Hipp, Huggies and Pampers, giving you the opportunity to start saving straight away on all those essential baby needs. How…