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In an ideal world, we’d all spend the years leading up to pregnancy getting ourselves in perfect physical condition, moving to the ideal family location and saving up lots of money. However, life isn’t always that simple. Lots of babies are a wonderful surprise and come along when we least expect them, or sometimes, despite our planning things work out differently to the way that we thought. This is absolutely fine, and as long as the love is there we can make it work! But the financial side of things is something that can stress just about every expectant parent out as it means a huge change. If you’ve recently found out you’re going to have a baby, here are some of the ways you can plan your money.
How much do you spend on your weekly grocery shop? Chances are, especially if you have young mouths to feed, you probably spend more than you like. Supermarket prices are rising all of the time, so we understand if you are feeling the pinch in your pocket.Continue reading
Are you a stay at home mom stressed about the budget?
Do you ever feel guilty about not bringing in income?
Do you wish that you could contribute to the family?
This article is not about how to make side money. It is also not about how much you are worth as a stay at home mom. How do you put a value on your time with y our children?
This is about real practical ways, you can help cut spending. Let’s face it, when it comes to a budget there are really two pieces. Income which we don’t control and expenses.
Expenses are what, we as stay at home moms, have complete control over. We typically do all the shopping (i.e. all the spending).
So let’s talk about tricks to save in the spending!Continue reading