Birthdays and Occasions

  • Making new friends

    Making new friends

    True friends are special. They make you laugh, understand where you’re coming from and are always there for you. However, friendships often change over time and if you’ve moved to a different area or feel you’ve grown apart from your old mates then making new friends can seem like a bit of a challenge. While

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    Finding A Good Babysitter

    Finding A Good Babysitter

    Whether you have an important interview or are in need of a long overdue adults-only night out, finding the right babysitter can be tricky. Many parents are lucky enough to have friends and family nearby who are willing and trusted to look after their children. But others don’t have the same family support network living

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    Eating out without breaking the bank

    Eating out without breaking the bank

    Sometimes it’s nice to go out for dinner as a special treat or even just because you don’t fancy cooking. But it can be expensive, especially if the kids are eating with you too. However, it is possible to dine out without breaking the bank, you just need to plan your outing before you set

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    Children's birthday parties on a budget

    Children’s birthday parties on a budget

    From skiing to paintball, children’s birthday parties seem to have taken on a life of their own in recent years. The rise of social media lets everyone see what lengths parents have gone to, giving their kids an all expenses spared party and so the ante has been well and truly upped. However, a great

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    Frugal living tips

    Frugal living tips

    Maybe you’re trying to save for a magical holiday, pay off some debts, are spending more than you earn or are looking to build up some savings. Or maybe you’re just tight with money. Whatever your reasons for trying to save some cash, frugal living can definitely help. Like everything else in life, you get

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    Getting kids to behave in restaurants

    Getting kids to behave in restaurants

    For some families, eating out is a nightmare waiting to happen. If your kids tend to get a little over-excited at the prospect of dining away from home, you may elect to remain indoors. But it’s a shame for you all to miss out on what can be a fun experience. Learning how to behave

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