Baileys Vs Aldi and Lidl Alternatives

Baileys Irish Cream is a Christmas booze staple for many of us but there are a couple of purse friendly alternatives worth trying namely those from budget supermarkets Aldi and Lidl but which of the three is nicest?
I invited 3 of my fellow Baileys loving friends round to taste test in my kitchen.

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Last Minute Gift Guide (small businesses & high street)

Welcome to my annual last minute Christmas gift guide! As always I try my best to include some fantastic low cost gifts from the high street along with some amazing budget friendly gifts from independent British businesses. It is so important to celebrate and give custom to creative and small businesses, so I encourage you to explore the shops and check out their fantastic talent. [Read more…]

IKEA Christmas Tree Deal (buy £25 tree get £20 voucher)

This IKEA Christmas Tree Deal is a pretty sweet deal if you’re in the market for a real Christmas tree. Simply spend £25 on a Christmas tree and receive a £20 Ikea voucher in return. It’s a simple as that.

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What we learnt spending Christmas on a building site

Last year our house was full of tradespeople and come Christmas our house wasn’t in a secure enough state for us to leave it unattended. So sadly we couldn’t journey down south to spend the festive period with family as planned.

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Free £5 Argos Toy Voucher When You Donate Toys to Barnardo’s

How do you fancy doing your bit for charity and nabbing yourself a fiver worth of Argos toy vouchers? I spotted this deal in the window of my local Barnardo’s charity shop when out and about trying to find a Halloween costume in the charity shops.

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