It’s Valentine’s Day again.

It’s Valentine’s Day again and no I don’t have a date and, for once, I’m not actually that bothered!  Finally! It’s only taken 5 years! I’ve mostly managed to avoid the hype this year and, because I have deleted all my dating apps (yes, they’re […]

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Things I wish I had a partner for.

I normally hate the word partner. It makes me want to vomit in my mouth for some reason. It's what you introduce your 'other half' as when it's a contentious issue that you're not married and you don't want to answer any questions about why […]

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The budget is broken

Yesterday evening you would’ve found me counting out my coppers at the Sainsbury’s self checkout because I am absolutely, 100%, completely, utterly skint. School summer holidays have been a complete eye opener this year and, despite attempting to budget for it and budgeting well for Charlotte’s birthday […]

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I have a 6 year old!

It's Charlotte's 6th birthday today, which for some reason has me feeling incredibly old! I have a 6 year old daughter who is going into year 1. Who's loosing teeth to make room for grown up ones. Who's choosing her own outfits and, to be […]

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