Category Archives: Christmas

‘Tis the season to be jolly! – Parent Taming at Christmas Time

Today’s guest blogger is our youngest yet – Baby Ryan brings you his own unique tips to tame the parents this Christmas time. He has taken time out of his busy baby schedule to write this special guest blog. We are … Continue reading

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Skint Dad’s Guide to a Thrifty Christmas

Today guest blogger is Ricky Willis, aka Skint Dad. As a stay at home dad Ricky has found ways to make the family budget go further, which he shares over on his blog Skint Dad. He is such a savvy … Continue reading

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Blog of the Week – Ten ways with Turkey leftovers

This weeks Blog of the Week is from the wonderful Frugal Family who always has plenty of ideas for helping us  stretch our pennies a little further – which  almost all of us could do with post Christmas! This week … Continue reading

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Boxing Day

It’s Boxing Day! Apparently named either because it was the day servants of the household received a ‘Christmas Box’ from their master (very Downton Abbey) OR because boxes  placed in churches on Christmas day to collect money for the poor … Continue reading

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The night before Christmas

It’s Christmas Eve! Perhaps the most exciting night of the year with all the anticipation and excitement that lies ahead? Many families have their own Christmas Eve traditions – whether it’s snuggling in front of the TV to watch The … Continue reading

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Guest Post:Lorraine Pascale – Easy edible gifts

Today we have the wonderful Lorraine Pascale, TV Chef extraordinaire, sharing some of her fabulous edible gifts for us. We would love to know if you try out any of the recipes – just make sure that if you do you save … Continue reading

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Team Netmums: 11 sleeps til Christmas and we’re beginning to panic

This is a Facebook status update from Beth from Team Netmums that she posted up this week: ohmydaysit’snotlongtilchristmasandI haven’treallystartedchristmasshoppi ngandI’mbehindwithworkandhaveloa dsofhousestufftodoandhavenoideahowIwillgetitalldoneandstaysane. It kind of encapsulates how we’re all feeling just now with only 10 days to go until Christmas and … Continue reading

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