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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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Monthly bin collections – are you affected?

Monthly bin collections – are you affected? Some councils in the UK are to start monthly bin collections. I currently get my green rubbish bin emptied every week but I know of surrounding areas where the collections are every fortnight. However some councils are changing the bin collections in their area so your green rubbish […]

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Why You Should Always Double Check Your Lottery Ticket

Ever wondered why you should always double check your lottery ticket? This woman has learnt the hard way… A woman who thought she had won big on the lottery and went on a shopping spree – only to double check her ticket later on and realise she hadn’t won after all. The woman from France […]

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Always read your CV before you hand it out…

Always read your CV before you hand it out… Why? Spelling mistakes, typo’s, porn… Your CV is your first impression to the company you would like to work for and it’s always a good idea to have a top notch CV to ensure you make a really good first impression. But what do you do […]

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Mum suing Argos for £20million

Mum suing Argos for £20million The mum found out she has been using an unsafe car seat for over a year Rochelle Natty, mum of one, is suing the retail giant for £20 after she bought an unsafe carseat from Argos. Rochelle used the car seat for 18 month before receiving a recall notice from […]

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When will your BHS store close?

When will your BHS store close? BHS are preparing to close their doors forever. This is not good news for all 164 stores across the country and the thousands of staff who will now be made redundant. The final day of BHS trading will be 20th August 2016. However, many stores will have closed their […]

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Getting the kids to read right!

Getting the kids to read right! E-reading devices have killed the book! The book is dead – long live the book! With the advent of Kindle and the e-reader – along with smartphones, iPads, Tablets and so on – the distinct pleasure of reading books looked set to join dining with dinosaurs as something kids […]

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Should single mothers be entitled to a break?

Should single mothers be entitled to a break? Personally, I see no problem with it but one mum disagrees… We all need a break once in a while. Usually once every month or two, my husband and I will pack the kids off to Grandma & Grandad’s house so we can have a date night […]

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What Coca Cola does to your…

What Coca Cola does to your… Penis Yes, really! Coca Cola has major effects to your manhood! Do you drink too much Coca Cola? You may want to think twice after research has shown the popular fizzy drink can have unwanted affects to your penis. How does this save you money I hear you ask? […]

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Why babies are now sleeping in cardboard boxes

Why babies are now sleeping in cardboard boxes This tradition dates back to 1930 in Finland however it is now sweeping the globe and looks set to become a new trend… A hospital in West London has become the first in the UK to give parents so-called “baby boxes”. Since the 1930’s expectant mothers in […]

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British Gas lose 224,000 customers – should you leave too?

The competition amongst the energy firms heat up… British Gas lose 224,000 customers – should you leave too? British Gas, the country’s largest gas and electricity supplier said it lost 224,000 residential customers, or 1.5% of home supply accounts, in the first three months of the year. It said its overall residential accounts fell to […]

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The most unpopular baby names of 2016

Did you make the list of the most unpopular baby names of 2016? It’s bad news for Dereks, Carols and Nigels… Parenting advice website BabyCentre created the list of the most unpopular baby names for 2016 from their registration data and found these results… Boys Bertram Cecil Clarence Clive Cyril Dean Dennis Derek Duncan Earnest […]

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Could you be risking your life for energy drinks?

Could you be risking your life for energy drinks? This comes after a man died from his energy drinking intake… How many people do you know who struggle to get through their day without at least one energy drink? There are hundreds of versions on the market, and lots of my own friends often start […]

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Sneaky supermarkets selling shrunken groceries

Sneaky supermarkets selling shrunken groceries Research by consumer group Which? suggests some brands of toilet rolls, biscuits and fruit juices have shrunken in size. It has now came to light that supermarket groceries are sneakily being sold in smaller quantities without a reduction in price. The research revealed: McVitie’s Digestives dark chocolate biscuits have decreased […]

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