As a mum who works part time, I am always looking for ways that I can save money. Especially as I had my hours cut late last year at work and now I’m also on Maternity leave. Every saving helps. A big spender for most families is the weekly food shop. I have recently switch supermarkets which saves us a hefty amount each month. However, I was still keen to see if there were ways I could save further.
This is how I came across Approved Food – an online retailer where you save up to 70% on the RRP of selected items. Approved food specialise in food that is past its best before date (but not past their use by date) and surplus stock.
As a nation, we throw away food on a daily basis, simply because it is past its best before date, some of which may only be 1 day over.… Read More
Monkey Bizness is a huge indoor soft play warehouse catering for young babies to younger teens. There are 4 locations across the country: Gosport, Hull, Lewes and Sheffield.
Locally to us is Monkey Bizness: Lewes. Although not on our doorstep, we are more than happy to travel the half hour car journey. Although some of our towns soft play areas are great, the sheer size of Monkey Bizness puts it ahead of its competitors. Especially if you’re after making a half day or day of it.
- Monday – Friday 9am – 6pm
- Saturday – Sunday 10am – 5pm
Prices can vary depending on whether the days is classed as Peak. So check on the website. However, the general prices are:
- Under 1’s: Free – peak and off-peak
- 1 – 3 yrs: £5.25/£6.25
- 4 – 12 yrs: £6.25/£7.25
- Adults and 13 yrs+: £1.25/£1.25
Monkey Bizness also offer quite a few deals such as during term time 1 adult and 1 child can get in for £4.00.… Read More
Many of you that have found your way here probably already know Little Dish as producers of healthy pre packed Children’s meals made with 100% natural ingredients. Well the Founder Hillary Graves, has produced this Fantastic little cookbook with a wide selection of healthy recipes to cook together as a family!
I have had the Little Dish Family Cookbook for a good ten months now. Actually, I was super Lucky and won it in a competition last year, excited was an understatement! I am always on the look out for healthy new recipe’s that I can cook for the family and I knew that Little dish had released this. However, as I like to try and remain thrifty I tend to get my recipe’s of the internet, therefore I refrained from buying it. Winning it was a real Bonus!
I adore this book, its not just about cooking healthy wholesome meals for the whole family.… Read More