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Winter Checklist

October 27, 2013

Winter is officially here in the UK now that the clocks have gone back. The news says storms are coming so don’t wait for the first big storm or snow fall to prepare for winter, like a good girl guide it is time to “be prepared” now!! Here are my top winter tips Clean your gutters and have a quick check over the outside of the house while you are at it for any loose tiles, secure anything that could be blown around in the wind pets cages/trampolines and check tv aerials are well secured. Make sure your boiler/central heating…

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Money Saving, Organising, Travel

Holiday Checklist – Packing

June 28, 2013

Packing can be one of the most time-consuming things to do when planning a trip but if you are organised it can save time and makes it less stressful. Here are some of my top tips for packing for holidays. Look out the clothes you want to take a week before you travel lay them all out on the bed, check them over for wear and tear/ if they still fit? If it is beach wear for example maybe you have not worn it for some time so it is a good idea to check everything over this saves any…

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Money Saving, Organising

Yearly Budget Planning Calendar

March 18, 2013

The Yearly Budget Planning Calendar A lot of families use calendars/family organisers to organise their schedules/activities but do you budget this way also?? Do you know when the MOT is due or the Home/Car Insurance/Dentist appointment is or do you let these creep up on you?? Do you then panic that you might not have enough money to cover these bills and then reach for the credit card/ go overdrawn/take out a loan??  By not being organised this is often how you can get yourself in debt. Most of these bills come at the same time each year and this is…

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Hoosewifey Tips, Organising

Family/Household Management Organisers

February 12, 2013
Family Household Management Organiser

I like to be organised and I like to know where everything important is kept for the smooth running of my home. I know if something goes wrong with one of my appliances I can find the receipt or manual straight away. I have several organisers and this one below is for emergency numbers,receipts,manuals etc. I find this such a useful tool.  The Family/ Household Management Organiser I liked this cover as soon as I saw it I knew it would be perfect for updating my organiser. You could use something similar or a picture of your family would be…

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