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Colorful rock painted with a sailing boat
Days out Family Money saving

Five free half-term activities

I hope everyone is set for a great week with the kids this week. We have lots of fun things planned with a stay from the grandparents, catching up with friends and just enjoying not having to get up with an alarm on our…

February 11, 2018

Christmas gift guide : practical presents for Mums

It’s that time of the year…. Christmas present planning and buying is in full swing! This year I’ve asked for recommendations for ideas for practical presents for Mums to give me some inspiration and I’ve had some great responses. So if you’re on the…

November 20, 2017
Writing will in to trust
Family Financial planning

Should I write life insurance in to trust?

Should you write life insurance in to trust? Ensuring your family’s financial future is something important to plan for. Arranging your life insurance in the best possible way to maximise the benefits for those you leave behind is a vital consideration. I briefly mentioned…

November 3, 2017

Halloween at Holkham Hall, Norfolk

Norfolk is our family’s happy place. One of the things we enjoy the most about holidaying in North Norfolk is the outdoor lifestyle no matter the season – and we happily head up throughout the year not just the summer months. We’ve just had…

October 30, 2017
Life insurance for parents
Family Financial planning

Do I need life insurance?

I had a bit of a health scare earlier in the year. The first time I dropped down unconscious in the middle of the night in the bathroom and then again in the morning, after a day of tests in hospital they couldn’t find…

October 27, 2017

Reverse advent – charitable giving over Christmas

As soon as the Halloween decorations go up in our house, I know that I can start thinking about Christmas soon as it’ll be November when they get put away. Don’t shout me down just yet – each to their own! I am just…

October 17, 2017