Carrots And Loo Roll

Carrots And Loo Roll

The two go together hand in hand! I tried growing carrots in toilet roll tubes last year and was a great success. Using the tubes meant my carrots grew much straighter (unlike previous attempts where I even had them growing all spirally!), they are easy to plant out once the tops are showing eliminating the …

What Have We Really Spent?

What Have We Really Spent?

There has been an article floating around the web about a family that have chosen to not spend a penny on their children- ‘minimalist mom vows to spend NOTHING on toddler and new baby’. After reading the post it got me thinking. What have we really spent on our babies? ‘A lot less than most’ …

How to give your kitchen a makeover without breaking the bank

How to give your kitchen a makeover without breaking the bank

Today, we have a guest post from Many O’Dell, kitchen designer. How to give your kitchen a makeover without breaking the bank A designer kitchen – it’s on every home-owner’s must-have list isn’t it? After all, we all know that it’s the kitchen and bathroom that sell a house. So, if you’re looking to give your …

What Financial Help Is Available If You Become Seriously Ill?

What Financial Help Is Available If You Become Seriously Ill?

It is one of the most terrifying nightmares for any working adult… what if an accident, illness or disease prevents you from working?  How will you earn enough to pay your bills?  How will you support your family? It is a relief to know that multiple benefit programs exist in the UK to give assistance …