Articles written by Lucy Raymond

Faamily shopping at supermarket

Supermarket food shopping on a budget

Your big weekly supermarket bill can be hard to stomach at times, but there are many ways to lessen the load: For starters, ditch the idea of shopping at high-end supermarkets: Whilst the produce is noticeably better, it won’t generally taste twice as good, despite being twice the price. There are a number of big

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extreme couponing

What’s all the fuss with voucher codes?

Vouchers codes and coupons have been around since 1888, when Coca Cola boss Asa Candler devised them as a way of raising awareness of what was then a relatively unprofitable tonic beverage product. Coupons were mailed to potential customers and printed in magazines and newspapers, and retailers were given free syrup to cover the cost

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rights of working parents

Adoption leave and pay

My best friend Sally has decided to adopt a five-year-old child. The child, so she tells me, is a bit of a handful to say the least, as she comes from a complicated background. She will have to fit in with the rest of Sally’s young family, and I had to ask the question, how

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top 5 things to do in the midlands

Top 5 things to do in the Midlands

If you live in the Midlands area why not try some of the attractions the area has to offer. Here are the top 5 things to do in the Midlands: Warwick Castle One of the most impressive castles in the UK, Warwick Castle boasts some amazing views either looking at it or out of it.

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days out in east anglia

Top five things to do in East Anglia

Places to visit in East Anglia Do you live in the East Anglian area?Have you ever been unsure on what to do or where to go with the kids when you have a precious day off?Well we have a list of the top five things to do in East Anglia offering lots of great places

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