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Frugal Family Idea Generator

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  • Be Kind
    This is such a broad topic it doesn't really suit these snippets of help - so I will be doing longer post about why I think this is so important... the short version is: by showing kindness we teach kindness by showing kindness and respect to ourselves, we teach self respect by asking for help when we need it, we allow others to be kind to us - and they feel good about that by expecting kindness between siblings we often ask for the impossible! by taking every opportunity to praise kindness and acknowledge it we can take a...
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Summer Is Here!

From now until the end of August we are all about family and fun. We have the exciting new Ideas Generator above that you can use to help you out, we also have a daily ‘what we got up to’ post on Instagram.

You can also use the search box to look for all things School Uniform, Entertaining Kids and Summer related loveliness.

See you on the other side…

Don’t forget we are also active on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest xx

  • Do you worry that money is tight and there is so much you could spend it on?
  • Do ecological and environmental issues concern you, but you just can’t match that with saving money?
  • Are you sometimes up in the night worrying about the kids future, how you will pay for everything they need/want?
  • Is being a parent sometimes overwhelming with responsibility and choices?
  • Do school holidays give you cold sweats?
  • Is the weekly shopping getting more and more expensive and you still seem to have food wasted?
  • Would you like a helpful, realistic, funny place to grab some ideas and inspiration?
  • Could you do with some self care and loving kindness thrown your way?

WELCOME! You are in the right place x

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