Budgeting and Saving

The Diary Of An Inspired Mum

April 13, 2014
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I have had a weekend off this weekend, and I was sorting out my desk on Saturday morning and came across an old journal from nearly four years ago … I cannot share it with you in full detail as a lot of it is personal …and probably pretty boring too, but some of the […]

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Peer Pressure and Allowance

November 5, 2013

Fifteen-year-olds do not turn into crazed consumers overnight but there is hope. Recently a mother was shocked and bewildered when her son demanded she buy him the latest gadget while cursing and swearing at her. She felt hurt and threatened. She is not alone. Unfortunately, many kids feel pressured to obtain merchandise or clothing in […]

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5 Questions to Consider Before Buying a Vaporizer

September 3, 2013

Now that you have considered buying a vaporizer for your baby, you should know that all it takes is an informed and smart decision and not art or science in getting one. Remember that you get what you pay for, so you really need to make sure that any kind of deal you will get […]

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DIY Guide to Patio Pavers for the Budget Conscious

July 3, 2013
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If you want to add gorgeous pavements to your patio area but you think it is too expensive, then this article is for you. There are great ways to reduce the cost of installing pavement and adding retaining walls. In this article, we are going to focus more on simple DIY tips that will help […]

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Keep Records that Save You Money

April 23, 2013

Memories are fallible but hand- or typewritten notes and receipt don’t lie; keeping records is what I do best. Some people have suggested my recordkeeping was a compulsion but it have saved my family over $200,000 in medical costs by writing down names, dates and numbers. That’s a compulsion I can live with. >One stress […]

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Crafty Easter Baskets For Your Chocolates For Less

February 27, 2013

Easter is an important celebration in the Christian world and as such they follow different customs to celebrate this special time of the year. For kids, though, they look forward to celebrating Easter because of the sweet treats and gifts in store for them. Easter egg hunting and exchanging Easter gift baskets are only some […]

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