The Christmas trees have gone up, the decorations are out, we’ve gone into full blown Christmas mode in our house this weekend. Read More »Tea with Father Christmas at Jack’s Patch
Last year I decided to make Christmas Eve boxes for the kiddies. I had heard of others doing it and thought it was a lovely idea so decided to replicate it and introduce it as a new Christmas tradition in our house. We always have a house full at Christmas so naturally, the kids are pretty wound up, I thought the boxes might give them something to focus on before bedtime on Christmas Eve. Read More »How to Make Christmas Eve Boxes
This Christmas I have been consciously trying to buy gifts for people that I feel have a bit more meaning and also offer the recipient a new experience rather than just more stuff. Almost all of the gifts we have bought this year have been through Groupon. Yes I have officially become a groupon addict!Read More »Bargain Christmas Gifts
I have another thrifty Christmas trick for you today… Homemade thrifty Christmas name tags. To make these I used last years Christmas cards that I… Read More »Thrifty Thursday – Thrifty Christmas Name Tags
If you are stuck for a present idea for someone this Christmas then a food hamper can be a great solution and contrary to popular… Read More »Thrifty Thursday – Thrifty Christmas Hampers
The next couple of weeks Thrifty Thursday is going to get a little Christmassy, as it’s such an expensive time of year and every little… Read More »Thrifty Thursday – Thrifty Homemade Christmas Cards
It’s that time of year again, the heating has gone on, the Christmas adverts have started and you can’t walk into a shop without coming out covered in glitter! It can be an expensive time of year for everyone involved so I have 5 ways for you to make extra money before Christmas.