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Little Giveaway: Win holiday spends for your kids!

Do you give your kids holiday spending money?

When I was little my Grandparents used to give me holiday money. I remember that feeling of having a crisp note in my purse and the excitement of wondering what I would find to spend it on. Once I lost my purse in Denmark and was nearly in tears at the thought of losing all my spends. Luckily someone handed it in and I was reunited.

My school friend had bought me a fan back from her holiday to Spain and boasted about how it only cost the equivalent of a pound, I desperately wanted to find presents for my friends, but my parents had a Scandinavian obsession at the time, Denmark was so expensive. Norwegian sweets were salty and I spat most of them out as we walked along the streets of Oslo.

I find giving the kids money on holiday makes them more aware that money isn’t infinite and teaches them some valuable budgeting lessons! I love how creative mine are with their budget and the little make believe games that arise over dinner between all kinds of crazy objects they buy – statues of Greek gods, tortoises, miniature donkeys…

My son bought a chess set in Greece and learnt to play by the pool…

I’m so excited about our upcoming holiday to Greece this summer and can’t wait to bring some little treats home and see what the kids find to spend their holiday money on. We still use these little bowls from Lindos, Rhodes every day. There’s rarely much left after paying for a summer holiday, but I love to bring back something that will bring some summer cheer to everyday life back at home.

The Giveaway

So with all this in mind, I got together with some of my family travel blogging buddies and thought about a little giveaway that might help. We have £100 cash to giveaway to one lucky blog reader of either Mini Travellers, Extraordinary Chaos, Like Love Do or Parentshaped.

You’ll recognise Karen from Mini Travellers from my ski trip to Morzine last year with TG Ski, as well as our Tuscan villa stay with Bookings for You where I also spent time with Sarah from Extraordinary Chaos and Donna from Like Love Do.

If you aren’t already following the other blogs on social media then please do, it will give you more entries to the competition but they are also all full of travel and life inspiration.

All you need to do is enter via the Rafflecopter entry form below. The more times you enter the more chances you have to win the £100 cash!

Good luck to all!



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  1. karen hill
    21/05/2018 / 6:22 pm

    All done thanks for the chance x

  2. Malika
    03/06/2018 / 10:27 am

    Don’t have an Instagram Account but have entered every other way – fingers crossed!

  3. Farah Elmer
    03/06/2018 / 9:32 pm

    What a beautiful family & congrats on your well deserved win! Awesome! I’m not quite ready but I do want to start my own blog in the relatively near future so may come back to you for tips if you can find the time! Love all that bright pottery & the idea of extending sumner with little reminders. By the way i’m also a firm lover of all things heart shaped!
    Here’s hoping your winner is me & ♡♡Thanks for your generosity♡♡

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