Home Made Christmas Hampers

Home Made Christmas Hampers

At this time of year, thoughts begin to turn to gifts for friends and family. Many people like to make a hamper, personally, I love to receive a hamper containing anything food related. Want to do a homemade Christmas hamper? What a smashing gift to receiveClick To...
Lots of phone calls and a few tickets

Lots of phone calls and a few tickets

Rail Cards As husband and I are using trains more often, I decided it was time to get a Senior Railcard. We are due to travel soon, so I thought I’d combine the two. Off I went to the Railcard site. Ah, I thought, lets have a look at discount vouchers first. So...
Regrowing vegetables from waste

Regrowing vegetables from waste

Do you remember us talking about regrowing vegetables from waste? This post had some spring onions. Well, a while ago, I put some spring onion stubs in an egg cup until they grew baby roots, then put them in the garden. These whoppers are the result! I have in fact...
Why have I got a rotten credit score?

Why have I got a rotten credit score?

Have the big fat January credit card bills from Christmas plopped onto your doormat?  Painful aren’t they. I used to spend all summer paying off credit cards from the Christmas spending. And those interest rates, yowzers, ouch, ouch and double ouch. I am in the...
Why I don’t go to the sales

Why I don’t go to the sales

The post Christmas sales have been going a while now, since before Christmas in fact. I am quite wary of sales for several reasons. Are they genuine reductions? I think we all have to have our wits well and truly about us if we are to venture out to the sales. What do...
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