Holidays Are Coming – Budgeting For Christmas

Having dropped the C word yesterday on twitter (Christmas that is, no naughtiness here) I thought I would follow up and assist my readers by prepping them to be organised and make Christmas run as smoothly and stress free as possible. Christmas – It’s the most wonderful time of the year, with presents, great food…

Gift Ideas For Newly Mobile Teens!

One of the hardest things for any occasion is finding the right gift. Even harder? Giving a gift to a teenager. Whether you are planning to give a gift to a family member or a friend, you have to find a good balance between what it is they want or what it is they need…

Don’t Let Bills Get You Down

Bills are a necessary for evil that we all must endure.  I know it’s a daunting thought but it’s one of those adult things we all have to accept and work around. We all need heating, we all need water and we all need electricity to live comfortably. However, letting your bills weigh you down…

Creating Gorgeous Wedding Photos That Look Great On Social Media

It was so long ago now since my wedding day and I can tell you from experience that when your big day arrives you’ll probably find that it passes in the blink of an eye.  One important tip I would give any soon to be bride would be to take the day in your stride and…

Bad Credit Score? Don’t Panic – Read This!

A bad credit score might not seem like that big of a deal, but it can have pretty overwhelming implications for both your current finances and your ability to get a handle on financial problems in the future.  If you have a good credit score, it is equally important that you keep that score looking…

Dads Taxi

It’s Father’s Day so I would like to wish all the dads reading this post a Happy Father’s Day!  I wanted to share a fun post with you today that may ring true with many of my parent readers. Children across the UK are taking the time to thank their dads on Father’s Day for their…

Dads Aren’t Just for Father’s Day!

With everything that is happening in the world it is even more important for us to appreciate what and who we have in our lives.  With Father’s Day coming up today’s focus is on dads.  Whether he is the strong silent type or the life and soul of the family get-togethers most dads are pretty…

It’s Time To Take Your Finances Seriously

If there’s one thing that just about everyone has in common.  We all worry about money from time to time.  No matter who you are or what your personal circumstances are like money is likely to be a serious driving force in our lives.  Of course, that doesn’t mean that enough people are taking it…

Hawksmoor Restaurant Seven Dials

There are so many restaurants in London you could be forgiven for not being aware of all of the good ones.  Hawksmoor at 7 Dials is one of those restaurants that you really must try and visit if you get a chance to at least once.  I’d suggest going sooner rather than later as you…

Controlling Your Financial Destiny

We all have different relationships with money.  Some of us are incredibly cautious, and we watch our accounts with an eagle eye.  Others will have a much more relaxed approach.  Whatever your attitude to your finances, there’s no doubt that it often pays to keep an eye on how much you’re saving and spending.  At…