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Half term activities that don’t cost the earth!

I love this time of year, the leaves are crunching under your feet, the mornings are starting to turn a little crisp and the the nights are drawing in making the days feel very autumnal. This time of year brings so many opportunities for activities with your little ones and with half term approaching what… Continue reading Half term activities that don’t cost the earth!

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So when I think back I am pretty sure I was forced into being independent in my early teens. I had a part time job at a family business a few Sundays a month for very little money but it was my money so off I would go to earn my few pounds and home… Continue reading Independence¬†

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Financial security over emotional security?

As I've moved through my adult life it's always amazed me how much value people place on having financial security, me included. I've been at both ends of the spectrum, a single mum working part time receiving help from the government to pay my rent and bills and actually having more money than I needed… Continue reading Financial security over emotional security?