This is a party political broadcast from The Sick To Feckin’ Death Of Hearing It Party. Are you sick of hearing about the General Election? Yeah, me too!

Facebookland Unfollow Button Collapses Under General Election Strain

This is a party political broadcast from The Sick To Feckin’ Death Of Hearing It Party! Disaster strikes Facebookland as General Election fever reaches bat shit crazy levels! The Facebookland unfollow button failed to show up to work today claiming exhaustion as election fever continues to sweep through Facebookland. Millions of uninformed Brits have took to the latest craze of…

Parking tickets shouldn't cost you your life!

Parking tickets are expensive – but shouldn’t cost you your life

Jerome Rogers, a 20 year old courier, got a couple of parking tickets last year that he couldn’t afford to pay. After these were sent to the bailiffs, two £65 tickets ballooned to a debt of over £1,000. A bailiff clamped his motorcycle so Jerome couldn’t earn any money at all and he killed himself. But this isn’t just Jerome’s…

How I Renovated A Cafe For Less Than £500

You may have realised I haven’t been around much recently. Just over six weeks ago I was made redundant and boldly stated I was off to become a full-time blogger and freelance writer. Well, things didn’t exactly go to plan on that one. A while back I started helping a lady I know with her Facebook page to help drive…

I love my Manchester, it’s people, and I’m incredibly proud to call myself a Mancunian, but never so much before in my entire life as today.

Ee-arr Terrorism, This Is Manchester. We Do Things Differently Here!

Ee-arr Terrorism, Last night you deliberately attacked a children’s concert in our great city, Manchester. You murdered 21 innocent people, injured and traumatised many more. You should know without any doubt that we don’t condone that sort of shit here regardless of our age, race, religion, sex or sexual preference. You see, when a disgraceful excuse of a human-being attacks our…

If you think you're to young to start investing you're wrong, in fact, you're in a better and stronger position to get started. Here's why!

5 Reasons Why The Early Bird Catches The Worm When It Comes To Investing

I have long advocated the need for financial education whilst we are younger, even more so now in a modern world where the cost of living is forever increasing and the state pension becomes stretched so far it will  barely make ends meet by the time millennials and Generation Z have chance to draw from it. Whilst compulsory company pension…

I've taken the plunge 12 months earlier than planned, today I start the journey as a self employed blogger doing things my own way!

Holy Shizzle Sticks Batman, I’m Self Employed!

I sit writing this today on my fist day as a self employed person. Yep, last week I left my job of four years, amicably with best wishes on on both sides. I was in the fortunate position of being able to get up in the morning every day for four years and enjoying it. I made friends worth moving miles…

Super tasty smoked haddock loins in a fat free yoghurt and mustard sauce. Low syn, Slimming World friendly

Smoked Haddock Loins In a Mustard and Yoghurt Sauce: Slimming World Friendly

As I’m back on the healthy eating wagon I’m trying to introduce much more fish and white meat into my diet. I’m not going to lie, these smoked haddock loins were quite pricey when they first went on the shelf, I picked them up for a £1 using my Yellow Ticket Ninja skills and managed to make a really tasty,…

When you are trying to stretch those pennies as far as possible, be it to free up some money to tackle your debt, or to save away, your food budget is one of the easiest things to attack first. I balk at the suggestion from some people I know who insist there is nothing they can do to reduce their food shopping bill, there is plenty. But today I'm going to discuss meal planning, as it really helps to cut down your food budget as well as eliminating waste - something I cannot stand! This was one of the first things I did when I first started to take proper control over my spending, and I couldn't believe just how much I could skim off. However, it isn't just the money side of things why I advocate the necessity of meal planning and here is why.

Why You Should Be Meal Planning

When you are trying to stretch those pennies as far as possible, be it to free up some money to tackle your debt, or to save away, your food budget is one of the easiest things to attack first. I balk at the suggestion from some people I know who insist there is nothing they can do to reduce their…

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