7 Budget-Friendly Autumn Half-Term Outings

Affordable, Spooky and Historic Autumn Outings for Families

With autumn half-term around the corner, families have some time left to plan another quick holiday before the weather gets cold. While you can certainly pack your bags to visit another country, there’s no reason to leave when you haven’t seen all of the unique hidden gems in the United Kingdom. Even if you can’t […]

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Where Britons go on holiday

Where Britons Go on Holiday

Opinions are divided over how much the UK relies on the products and services of neighbouring countries, but there’s one thing we know we can’t import: a reliably good summer! Instead, while some choose to brave it on our windswept beaches and rainy caravan sites, a holiday to warmer climes has become a true British […]

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cheap european weekends

Best Budget Weekend Trips From England

Taking time away from work can be a challenge, so many of us just let the time slip away. A recent study by Croner house found that a staggering 33% of Brits don’t use their yearly holiday allowance.1 Whether it be from fear or guilt, there is a large segment of society that doesn’t take […]

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winter decor

DIY Winter Décor

  While most home décor stays the same year round, there is something magical about the wintertime that begs for a scheme all its own. Whether it’s the fresh sheets of winter snow or the extra time off from work to spend at home, now is a great time to try out some new DIY […]

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Plan the Ultimate Staycation

How to Plan the Ultimate Staycation

Rules For a Better Staycation: Take off of work and cancel other obligations. Treat this like any other holiday and isolate yourself from any professional or social responsibilities. Fitting in work and to dos amongst fun activities isn’t a holiday — that’s everyday life. Complete all the chores you normally do around the house. Start off [...]
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Frugal Summer Holiday Planning

Frugal Summer Holiday Planning

Thanks to a great response from our fans on social media, we uncovered your three favorite frugal cities you most want to visit this summer holiday! We’ve created travel cheat sheets to help you plan each step. BasicsTravelLodgingFree things to doFoodBasics Prague is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic. The currency of [...]
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10 DIY Gift Ideas

10 DIY Gift Ideas

This season is the perfect time to show friends and family your appreciation by giving back. But showing your care/generosity doesn’t have to mean spending money on expensive gifts. For a meaningful, creative and arguably more thoughtful way to show your friends and family some love, try out DIY gifts! DIY gifts save you a […]

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How to Host an Affordable Holiday Party

How to Host an Affordable Holiday Party

What makes a wonderful holiday party? Some might say it’s the delicious food, drinks, decorations, friends and family. Yes, but what makes it even more wonderful is bringing all those things together — while staying within your budget! How do you throw an affordable soiree? We’ll share our tips with you below. Create a Menu […]

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Frugal Holiday Party Style

In Style and On Budget: Holiday Fashion Tips

The holidays are a very special time — with no shortage of occasions to dress up and look your best. However if you’re not careful, looking your best can mean running your savings dry. With the cost of a new dress or suit, shoes to match and accessories to accent, the price of a holiday […]

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Healthy All Hallow’s Eve Snacks

Healthy Halloween Treats

Whether you’re hosting a party or simply getting into the spirit, whipping up some Halloween snacks can help create a festive and fun atmosphere. Try out these spooky and scrumptious recipes—only using a few ingredients. Banana Ghosts Ingredients: Bananas Chocolate chips Step 1: Peel the bananas and cut them in half. Step 2: Use chocolate […]

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