Win with Halfords on Black Friday

This is a collaborative post. Christmas seems to start earlier every year. Against my better judgement, I shared my Christmas days out post in September. In October, I started budgeting for Christmas. November brings with it crisp Winter days and glorious sunrises. It also sees the first of the Black Friday deals, and some great giveaways to boot. Black Friday deals Black Friday this year is 24th November 2017. But did you know that many Black Friday deals are available a few weeks in advance? In fact, Halfords have already launched theirs. This year, the girls have both become very…

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Shopping In The Mainline Menswear Black Friday Sale

This is a collaborative post. I never buy clothes for my husband. I know this is quite unusual but he has his own unique “style” – yes, the inverted commas are needed. But this Black Friday, Mainline Menswear will be knocking 25% off 250 designer items on their website. Their sale starts on Friday 25th November and runs through to Monday 28th November. And the exciting part is they haven’t yet revealed which items will be reduced! Mainline Menswear – My choices As I don’t know which items will be in the Mainline Menswear sale, I’m going to select an outfit…

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Our Thursday Photo #81

This week, I’ve decided that I’m going to break the habit of a lifetime and actually buy some Christmas presents in November. I’ve never really had much awareness of the deals available on Black Friday in previous years. I now realise that the discounts make it financially preferably to be organised and do my shopping tomorrow. Having done quite a bit of research on the offers around, I thought I’d share my favourite offers, competitions and small companies who don’t reduce their prices. 1. Amazon I do quite a bit of shopping on Amazon because I find that it generally…

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Being organised: Black Friday deals

Every summer, I decide around August time that this year, I’ll be ready for Christmas. By the time November comes around, I have usually realised that my decision was absolute nonsense. If I’m honest, this year is worse than ever. Last Christmas, I finished making my Christmas cakes sometime around midnight on Christmas Eve. I’d overdone it on the fruit soaked in brandy and there was quite a lot left over. Well, enough for another cake. So, I decided that when we’d finished our Christmas cake I’d make another one. I didn’t. Until the end of August when we were…

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