Did you Cut your Spending this Christmas?

I have been reading all sorts of articles over the Christmas period from those about gift ideas for various members of the family, great party food ideas and more.  Some of these were found online and some I found in my inbox.  One that caught my interest covered spending over the Christmas season. An online…

My Top 5 Sites to Help Save You Money and Get Freebies

I have been using a range of sites to save money over the last few years and it occurred to me just the other day that you guys might also be interested in hearing about them too.  We all love to cut costs in order to save more money but it can be quite hard to…

Love Fragrance Sales? Then you MUST Read This!

I have been thinking about Christmas shopping for a little while now and don’t hate me for saying this but I started about 2 months ago just getting a few items in here and there.  Anything that relieves the pressure of shopping for Christmas helps as I have so many people to buy for.  I…

Rucoletta Napolitan Eatery Restaurant St Pauls

A friend recently bought a voucher off Wowcher for a set meal for two at Rucoletta Napolitan Eatery in St Pauls.  St Pauls is a lovely location with a good range of restaurants and shops in the area and of course not forgetting St Paul’s Cathedral.  At night the Cathedral looks even more beautiful with…

Ask Italian, Gloucester Arcade, London

When you think of Ask Italian restaurant what immediately springs to mind?  It’s a chain, the food isn’t all that great.  Ok, so chains can have a bad reputation but in my experience the key to finding one that is good is location.  Yes just like purchasing a property the quality of a meal in a…

Top Tips for Haggling when you are on Holiday

Are you off on holiday this year? Are you planning on going shopping at any markets? Do you know how to haggle? Having had many years of experience in this field I thought I should share what I have learnt over the years for those that may not have had much practice in the art…

Why Early Orthodontic Treatment is Important

Some of you will be surprised to hear that my children have never been to the dentist before.  I have always promoted good dental hygiene at home making sure that the children brush their teeth twice a day, once in the morning and again prior to turning in for the night.  I try to limit sweets…

Busaba Eathai Leicester Square, London

Busaba Eathai has been enticing people to try their fabulous Thai food at one of the most well known Foodie Festivals The Taste of London for years and I have been meaning to try it for longer than I remember but for some reason I have never managed to.  Finally this weekend I made it…

10 Simple Car Checks you can Easily do Yourself

Having written a post recently about payment options when purchasing a car I thought I would follow this up with a post about car maintenance.  As a mum it’s important to me to make sure that our car is suitably maintained for safety reasons primarily but also because I have 3 children and if something…