20 Cheap Dinner Ideas for When You Are Skint on Money, Food, or Time

20 Cheap Dinner Ideas for When You Are Skint on Money, Food, or Time - This Blended Home of Mine

20 Cheap Dinner Ideas for When You are Skint On Money, Food, or Time There are three main reasons that we struggle to put dinner on the table: No money, No food, or No time, ya? We’ve all been there – when you’re so busy or are not in the mood… who’s got time for cooking […]

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Blogging For Beginners: How to Start A Blog

How to Start Your Own Blog Do you want to start you very own blog but don’t know where to begin? I know how you feel. When I first started blogging, I didn’t know where to start. I researched and scoured the internet for as much information on blogging for beginners I could find – […]

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How to Save for a Holiday When Living on a Tight Budget

How To Save for A Holiday When Living on a Tight Budget - This Blended Home of Mine - Vacation, Budget, Travel, How to Budget, How to Save, Save for Travel, Save for a Vacation

How to Save for A Holiday When Living On A Tight Budget Okay, you’re here because you want to go on a vacation but you’re currently living on a tight budget as it is – correct? That’s fine, because you know what? It’s totally doable! Holidays are not exclusive to those with large bank accounts. […]

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DIY Children’s Birthday Party on a Budget

DIY Children’s Party on a Budget I love throwing parties – kids parties, I mean. I enjoy every minute of the process from gathering ideas, planning, shopping; all the way up to the party itself where I am the MC for the kids. Fantastic! For as long as I can remember, I have always hosted […]

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Cheap Halloween Decorations You Can Do On A Small Budget

7 Scary DIY Halloween Decorations You Can Do On a Small Budget - This Blended Home of Mine - Cheap Halloween Decorations

Halloween is so close and I’ve started seeing people decorating their homes with skeletons and gravestones – awesome! It’s such a fun time, especially for the children. I know that some people see it as just another form of consumerism… but let’s put that aside and just think of the kids, aye? Even if the […]

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Freelance Writing for Beginners: How to Start Your Own Business

FREELANCE WRITING FOR BEGINNERS - WORK AT HOME, TIPS, MONEY, CAREER

Freelance Writing for Beginners This post has been updated as at November 2018. 3 months ago, I left my high-paying, high-stress job as a Recruitment Consultant to become my own boss and start my Freelance Writing Business. Before making the decision to leave my job, I researched like mad. I devoured everything I could find […]

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5 Tips From a Recruitment Consultant About Returning to Work

RETURN TO WORK TIPS FROM A RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT this blended home of mine

Returning to Work Having been a former Recruitment Consultant for 10 years (here is my LinkedIn profile), I have seen many parents struggle with returning to work after having a baby or being a stay at home parent. So put your feet up, grab a coffee, and pick up some pointers.  Note:  This post contains […]

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10 Money Saving Hacks

10 Money Saving Hacks to Do Today With so many tempting things around us today, it’s no wonder we’re overspending. We end up living from paycheck to paycheck, promising ourselves to be better next time. Forget that! Here are some easy money saving hacks you can do today to regain some control. Note: This post contains […]

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17 of the Best Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family

17 of the Best Halloween Costumes for the Whole Family - This Blended Home of Mine

Okay, so Halloween is almost here and it’s something that my household always looks forward to. I mean, what’s not to love? OKAY, so as I was saying – The children get to invite their friends over after school for a sort of annual Halloween Party, and we all get dressed in our chosen Halloween […]

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10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas Dad Will Actually Love

This post may contain affiliate links. See my affiliate disclosure here. Father’s Day is just around the corner – 2nd September! The children and I have been busy gathering ideas on what to do. As a Blended Family, thinking about what to give their Step Dad has been tricky for the children. They love Wayne, […]

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