How To Survive Financially While On Maternity Leave

We’re on the count down now to my maternity leave and the scary thought of having 1 less full time wage.  I have 6 weeks left at work.  6 weeks of doing as much as we can to save and prepare before our income dramatically drops.  Here are some things I’ve already started doing, as well as some top tips from my blogging friends on how to survive financially while on maternity leave.

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House of Fun

House Of Fun Holiday Camp

This week Lois and Cody were very excited to be invited to attend House Of Fun.  This is a holiday activity camp based in Abingdon at Thomas Reade Primary School.  House Of Fun is ran by primary school teacher Jake Motion and his fab team of teachers and Forest School leaders which include his own Mum and Sister, making this a true family run business.  Mark my words, this is no ordinary holiday club!

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Homemade Lucky Suprise Eggs

If your kids are anything like mine they love those lucky suprise blind bags you can get. You know the ones. Full of random plastic toys that will no doubt get lost at the bottom of the toy box. The lucky suprise eggs are the same. Anyone’s kids watch other kids opening them on YouTube for hours on end? If yes then this is your chance to suprise them with their own big lucky suprise egg on a budget!

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