They may seem obvious, but I wanted to remind us all of some of the benefits of earning cash online and working from home. Being there for the kids. This is a big one for me. I work from home which means I’m always there when my children are off school. I’m home when they’re poorly and need to stay… More →
Entering competitions is a serious business for lots of compers, and it’s something I’ve been meaning to get into for a while. So, I guess it’s time to make a start! What is comping? Compers enter competitions regularly and obviously hope to win! With the wonder of the world-wide-web, you can enter hundreds of competitions daily. Some compers treat this as… More →
Side Hustle is a term I’ve only recently discovered. It’s pretty self-explanatory when you think about it. A side hustle is a way to make money alongside your existing job. If you want to earn more money, then you need at least one side hustle! There are so many reasons you may want or need to earn more money. For… More →
With Valentines Day fast approaching, we thought we’d delve into some money-saving tips for couples. It may not be the most romantic thing to think about, but discussing and planning your finances as a couple is important. If there are ways you can work together, as a couple to save money, then you’d be daft not to!
I don’t suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder, but I do sometimes struggle to keep motivated and stay happy during the winter. I think the first couple of months of the year can be really miserable! Christmas is done, the weather is often wet, cold and dark, and Spring seems so long off.
Saturday morning, three kids, husband at work and I’m working from home – great! Life is a constant juggle for us at the moment and I’m sure we’re not alone! There are always at least two things going on at once in this house with me generally at the centre of it all. 99% of the time I’m OK and… More →
We first tried out the Skittles Rainbow Magic experiment just before Christmas. Eddie, our Elf on the Shelf, left the children a note and some skittles arranged on a plate, I wrote about it here – http://mymoneycottage.com/elf-shelf-rainbow-magic/. This was such a fun experiment and was really popular on social media at the time, I thought I’d remind you lovely lot of it!