money hangover

Every January the memes start, and the month seems longer than the ones before, and we swear next year we’ll be better with our money. And come January, we feel the Wallet Hangover.

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Bonding Over Gifts

Last year (I love saying this a day or two into the new year) a couple of the loveliest bloggers in South Africa signed up for a blogger gift swap over the 12 days leading up to Christmas in an attempt to bring us closer together, make new friends, and well...gifts.
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Christmas Freebie!

For all my fellow last-minute shoppers and last-minute wrappers, I am giving you some Christmas freebies!
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Summer Holiday Family Fun on a Shoestring Budget

With the Summer holidays officially here, I'm sure you have loads of fun family activities planned, or already packed for your holiday at Gran's. But if you're like me, and the holiday just sprung up on you before you were even able to think about it, and your kids are waking you up at the crack of dawn with "What are we doing today? Where are we going?", then just maybe this is the blog for you.
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Disable the Distractions

Can you hear it? The cars roaring to get to their next destination. The frustrated tick-tick of the person on their computer next to you. The kitchen full of dishes because no one has had the time to unpack the dishwasher. Let's not even go…
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Making it Count

Black Friday specials! Christmas deals! Limited time offers! Never to be repeated deals! Sale, sale, SALE!!! This time of year we are bombarded with deals and offers that will eat at every last cent you have, and will leave you feeling bad…

12 Days of Christmas Swap!

A while ago, I chatted to Angie from My So Called Chaos who was, once again, hosting a 12 Days of Christmas Swap in Salt Lake City, USA. I loved this idea so much, and I asked if we can bring it over to South Africa as well. Having some of the…