Just for fun

Getting ready for apple season in the US

Apple season in the US is just around the corner (it’s typically from mid-August to mid-October) so we’ve been thinking of things you can do to enjoy the season – even if you’re not based…



How to save money on your vacation

We’re in to the second week of July, and it’s this month that many people head off on their vacation! July and August are known for being “vacation months” – they’re often the highlight of…


Celebrating the 4th July in the US

The United States Independence Day is celebrated every year on the 4th of July (which is next week!) – it’s one of the most patriotic holidays in the USA and is full of family, fireworks and…



Tips for saving money during prom season

As many of you may know (especially those of you with children in High School), we’re currently in the height of prom season. High school proms generally happen between April and June, or near the…




Things to do this Easter weekend

The Easter weekend is only a few days away and the celebrations will soon be starting. Many families use the holiday to spend quality time together and have some fun, especially if there are children…