Category Archives: Christmas Tips

Christmas Tips Part 5

Christmas Eve Now this is the time that shops really reduce food! The best tip I can give is be prepared! Find out in advance what time the various shops are closing and make your self a timetable for visiting … Continue reading

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Christmas on £50 Updated

Right I am now all done. Total £42.00 Just milk and last min bits to get and £8.00 will more than cover it. I have enough food in for 2 weeks and all the pressies are done and wrapped. Thank … Continue reading

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Christmas Tips Part 4

It’s so hard to do Christmas on a budget so here is another tip. Go and look for Holly and Mistletoe that is on public or unowned ground. I have found some near me and I have harvested it. Keep … Continue reading

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Christmas on £50 Update

Here goes so far I have spent; 75p on cards £1.50 on wrapping paper £1.12 on postage Freebies saved for Christmas so far are 2 small bottles of single malt whisky, 1 small bottle of Bailey’s, 1 bottle cider (full … Continue reading

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Cheap Christmas Tips part three

Sort out your  card list. If you are anything like me you will use the same card list year after year. So many people my list I haven’t even spoken to in years and the only contact I have with … Continue reading

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Christmas on £50

This year I have £50 for everything for the two weeks of Christmas. Food, drink, presents, cards, paper, the tree, postage, the lot. Lets see how I get on! Right all the cards are done! I bought them last year … Continue reading

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Cheap Christmas Tips part two

The run up to Christmas is a great time to have a sort out. Anything you will not use or you have had just bunged up in the loft, is perfect for selling at this time of year. Not only … Continue reading

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