Frugal family foodies

    As we all face skyrocketing energy prices, keeping the family warm and well-fed requires a savvy approach. Whilst there are several ways to keep costs low, when feeding a big family it’s a great idea to find out how to reduce food costs.   Saving energy when cooking As you’ll see if you… Read More

£132,000 to raise a child? I don’t think so!

      HSBC are telling us that it now costs £132,000 to raise one child. One child. How on earth…? I really dislike these articles and I wonder whether people read them and think that they must be correct.  True, children aren’t cheap but they need not be terribly expensive either. Among the figures… Read More