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Shopping Hauls: Are you a savvy shopper?

Christmas is well and truly over, the decorations have come down and we’ve seen in the New Year. But that doesn’t mean life has to remain dull! If you’re a savvy shopper (and you’ve got a bit of room in your loft), then you’ll be on the lookout for heavily reduced Christmas presents for this […]

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Shopping Hauls: Be nifty & get thrifty!

I’ve always been a thrifty chick; my mother (a Northern lass) had to scrimp and save while growing up, and she taught me to be careful with money. So I’m always on the look out for good bargains – but don’t mistake this for cheap and tacky – we’re talking great value for money. Thrifty […]

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Shopping Hauls: Seasons of change offer new goodies

The song California Dreaming by The Mamas and The Papas (All the leaves are brown….and the sky is grey) springs to mind at this time of year, as we change seasons. The kids have settled back at school, the nights are starting to draw in – and we’ve got more grey skies than blue. But […]

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27 tips for clothes shopping with kids

At our #shopsavvykids Twitter Party, sponsored by TKMaxx, tweeters gave their advice for shopping with children, from helping children work out the best value to expressing themselves with their outfits. See the top tips below. Visit TK Maxx’s Kids Shopping Online to see the latest styles available and discounted prices, a guide for kids shoe […]

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Raise money for charities with #Mums4Good

Just imagine that every time you shopped – every grocery shop, every time you bought baby supplies or a school uniform or something for yourself – you were benefitting a charity, without costing you more. Take part in our #MumsforGood campaign and you can! The campaign is sponsored by Give As You Live, the site that […]

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It’s school uniform time again… sigh

 For most of our children, the new school year starts next week. They’re another year older, taller, wider and in need of a full new uniform to replace the too-small, too-stained, too-ragged clothes of last term.  And so, with heavy hearts, BritMums launch into the rigmarole of the new uniform. At least you know you’re […]

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