Halfords Black Friday Competition 2017

Black Friday may already be highlighted on your calendar if you are planning on getting some great deals on your Christmas shopping this year.  Of course you have all read my post Holiday’s Are Coming – Budgeting for Christmas so you will all have started budgeting in preparation.  To help you along Halfords have prepared…

Escaping the Christmas Madness

Love or loathe Christmas, you have to admit that it is a frantic time of year. There is the never ending shopping, meal preparation, visiting of relatives and then there is the entertaining of all and sundry at your house.  It can be great fun but in some cases overwhelming too and extremely exhausting. By…

Mobile Phone Upgrade Tips

I have written a few posts about mobile phones recently so when Contact Numbers UK asked if I would collaborate with them on a post for their #PhoneUpgradeTips campaign it was sounded like it would be a great fit.  Contact Numbers UK is a useful customer service contact number directory which covers a variety of different industries including…

Getting Rid Of Old Gadgets Responsibly

There is a growing concern at the moment about the amount of electronic-device waste people create.  I have just upgraded my phone (more on that in another post) and so I will be using my old one for emergencies but I still have the one previous (I was using as an emergency phone before) that…

Wedding Venue Ideas

Having recently written about creating gorgeous wedding photos I thought I would continue on the topic but this time to branch into venues. I remember arranging my wedding a gazillion years ago (okay maybe more like 15 or so years ago).  A lot of thought went into preparing for our big day and one of…

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…