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Outdoor Toy Ultimate Guide – Great Outdoors Week

The school summer holidays are almost upon us, and we all know there’s no better way to tire the kids out then to get them playing outside! There are heaps of savings to be had on outdoor toys at the moment. Take a look at our five top buys: 1. Little Tikes My First Slide – […]

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Bargains

Kidswear With Matalan

Kidswear With Matalan If you have kids then you know how difficult it can be to keep us all happy. My children want ‘fashionable’ clothes while I want something that is good quality and kind to the purse strings… This is where Matalan comes in. In the past I have bought so many items from Matalan […]

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Child

You Can Be PROSECUTED For Taking Your Child On Holiday During Term Time

Parents who take their children out of school during term time for a family holiday can be prosecuted, the Supreme Court ruled today. Unless you get written permission from the headteacher of your child’s school before the holiday, you risk being landed a hefty fine of £60, which rises further to £120 if unpaid after […]

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Money Saving

Is There a Better Way to Save for Your Child’s Future?

Is There a Better Way to Save for Your Child’s Future? Saving for your child’s future takes more than a little luck. Everyone wants to have a nice little nest egg for their children but having the spare funds to start a saving account for them can often be a little difficult. Getting their savings […]

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News

Little Big Butterfly

Little Big Butterfly I have some pretty exciting news to tell you all… I have been crazy busy lately as usual. These past few weeks we have been continuing the hard work we do on Ashleigh Money Saver as well as setting up Ashleigh Plus Size and Ashleigh Kids which are our two new additions to […]

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Child

Why I am boycotting school photos

Why I am boycotting school photos After posting about this on Facebook it seems as though I’m not the only one – please support me if you agree with this, numbers speak volume and we need to make a stand… Just a quick note before I start, this is not a swipe at schools as […]

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Child

Holiday Hunger, Children Go Hungry When Not At School

Have you heard of holiday hunger? Some children go hungry when they’re not at school And teachers are calling for a change. A quarter of all teachers are calling for holiday breakfast or lunch clubs for pupils to give needy children one decent meal a day. Some hard up families can’t afford to give their […]

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Kids

Build A Bear Stuffing Station

Build A Bear Stuffing Station Are your children huge Build A Bear fans? They’ll love this! My youngest 2 children Jamie and Katie are HUGE Build A Bear fans, we visit the shop a few times a year around special occasions and let them build a new bear. They both love watching YouTube unboxing videos […]

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News

Women loses custody of her 5 children

Women loses custody of her 5 children Not money saving but is this the first-of-a-kind case? A woman in Northumberland has had 5 children taken into care, a mix of her own children and step children. A family court judge concluded that she had caused them emotional harm. The judge said the woman had made unfounded […]

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Child

Boohoo Kids Launch

Boohoo Kids Launch I recently got some clothing from the new Boohoo kids range and I was pleasantly surprised. We have done a video review further down the post if you would like to take a look. Do you ever buy clothing for your children online and you go the next size up just to […]

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Boohoo kids clothing collection launch

Boohoo kids clothing collection launch I am well impressed with their collection and I also have an exclusive competition with them for you guys! To be in with a chance of winning a £50 voucher to spend on the Boohoo kids range click here… Once your children can talk they instantly get an opinion of […]

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Kids

Toys R Us Layaway

I am often asked about the Toys R Us layaway scheme so I have answered all you questions here… The layaway scheme has recently changed how it works so please re-read this post to understand the new T&C’s. You can only do this instore, not online but click here to go to their website to […]

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News

Mam dialled 999 for a babysitter while she went on holiday

Mam dialled 999 for a babysitter while she went on holiday Yep, this really happened! Call handler Rhiannon Overton answered a call recently only to be greeted with an annoyed mother who said her son didn’t want to go on their family holiday. Rhiannon said ”We get some crazy requests but this was one of the […]

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Kids

Kids clothing and nightwear from only 95p!

I love the sales on this website… Kids clothing and nightwear from only 95p! However, the website can get unbelievably slow when it is busy so please be patient. This is a great website for children’s clothing and pyjamas, they have a fantastic sale on right now too. There are lots of character pyjamas, clothing,bags […]

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