Author: Cheshire Claire

A Family Weekend at Combermere Abbey in Cheshire

September is always a tough month – back-to-school season. Weirdly anticipated on one hand, after six weeks of managing the summer break activities and childcare. Special mention to the challenge of policing screen time without starting world war three or having to remortgage the house to fund the fun! Frankly it’s a relief to get back into a routine, although it is short lived!  While certain stress levels subside, new stresses sky rocket as frantic school, after school, sports and other extracurricular schedules that the kids are signed up to all start back in what is perceived to be...

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REVIEW – Marvel Universe LIVE! at Liverpool’s M&S Bank Arena

Marvel Universe Live is a show is a dream come true for fans of Avengers and Guardians of the Galaxy. Superhero fans, both young and old assembled on Halloween at Liverpool’s M&S Bank Arena to enjoy the special effects extravaganza.  We took our mini Captain America along to join the many little fans dressed in  Spider-Man, Iron Man and Hulk costumes. However the parents and grandparents were all loving it and having just as much fun!  The storyline is action-packed with all the thrills and drama that you would expect from a Marvel spectacular. Packed with more than 25 heroes...

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Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival Shines with an Enchanting Mix of Disney Royalty

Disney on Ice is coming back to Liverpool in 2020 – excitement level – MAX!  Gear up to enter a world of excitement as Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse bring the most awe-inspiring moments from across the Disney kingdom to Liverpool in Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival. This spectacular show skates in to M&S Bank Arena Liverpool from Thursday 26 March – Sunday 29 March 2020.   Tickets are now on sale visit www.disneyonice.co.uk for more information, availability and to buy tickets.  See how far Moana will go when she embarks on an action-packed voyage with mighty demigod Maui....

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Have A MARVEL-LOUS October Half Term

Well that’s been a L-O-N-G eight week half term hasn’t it?! Both the kids and I are very ready for a week of freedom. Top of the list for half term fun is Marvel Universe LIVE!  Super Hero action, thrills and drama will soar, smash and burst into Liverpoolfrom 31 October – 3 November 2019 as Marvel Universe LIVE! makes its very first visit to the M & S Bank Arena in Liverpool. This is an all-new production by Feld Entertainment, the incredible team behind Disney on Ice, and Marvel fans will be able to see Spider-Man, The Avengers and the Guardians...

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How to Budget with Monthly Wages

Getting paid monthly means budgeting very differently than when you get weekly pay. There are pros and cons to getting paid monthly, but even small spending mistakes can have a knock-on effect that will be reflected in how much money you have left to last you until your next payday. If you tend to fall short at the end of every month, then that’s a sign that you need to take a lot more control over your budget. If monthly pay is causing you financial stress, then here are the best ways to balance your budget more efficiently, and...

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