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How to teach your teens to pay for themselves

Teenage wants are notoriously expensive. But pleasing them doesn’t have to mean haemorrhaging your bank account! Here are some tips to make it work...

How to organise your household in a day

Good household discipline make the difference between daily crisis management and a smooth running family life, but where do you start? We show you...

Mums spend 27,000 hours on kids!

Us mums know all to well how we run around after our children, but a new survey shows we spend a third of our waking lives doing it, totalling 27,250 hours over a lifetime! Every week we spend 35 hours 51 minutes doing chores - w...

Tidy tips from Mr Messy

I’m a bit of a clean freak. I like things in order and organised. So when my two year old nephew Felix comes round to...

Correct food storage can save money

Cleaning the kitchen can be a chore few of us relish, but new research suggesting it can save us both time and money could see many people approach it with renewed vigour. A leading academic from the University of Liverpool says ...

Chores even the little kids can do!

We’re all guilty of doing things for our children because it’s easier. But by doing so we give more jobs to ourselves and make...

Save time on chores

Chores take up an annoyingly large part of our week – yet they’re completely necessary. So here are some ways you can cut corners,...

10 things no one told you about being a working mum

You’ve found a nursery, bought your outfit and negotiated flexible working hours. You’ve thought of everything … haven’t you?  Here’s what no one tells...

Small pleasures – finding time for things you love

Finding windows of time for little pleasures can make all the difference to your week. They leave you feeling indulged, and provide a relaxing...

Couple time for next to nothing

Life is hectic when you’ve got children to bring up and a family to take care of. So we’ve come up with ten cunning...