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Family & Lifestyle, Money Saving, Summer

How To Save Cash On The Road This Summer

2018 is the year of the staycation. Latest statistics reveal that more Brits are shunning holidays abroad in favour of holidays at home. According to The Express, 57% of the nation will be staying in the UK this year for their holidays. But, with the average staycation coming in at £823 and us parents feeling …

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Days out, Family & Lifestyle

Family Days Out Which Don’t Cost The Earth

The school holidays are here and summer shows no sign of letting up, which means it’s time to spend some valuable family time together. However, family days out can be expensive. According to Travelodge, parents spent £2,510 keeping their kids entertained during the summer of 2017. This isn’t much of a surprise when the average day …

lemurs at colchester zoo
Days out, Family & Lifestyle

Cut The Cost Of Your Trip To Colchester Zoo

Colchester Zoo, is one of Essex’s biggest tourist attractions. Last year, 1,051,685 headed through their doors to view wild tigers, fluffy penguins and cheeky monkeys. However, entry isn’t cheap. During the main season, an adult visitor can expect to pay £22.99, while a child ticket will set you back £15.99. Therefore, here’s how you can …

baby boy being bottle fed
Family & Lifestyle

Should Parents Worry About Baby Formula?

You’ll frequently find debates between parents regarding bottle and breastfeeding. As a parent who tried breastfeeding but ultimately used baby formula to feed her baby, I advocate personal choice and doing what’s best for you and your baby. Of course there are benefits in breastfeeding, but baby formula can benefit individuals, too. However, the news …