Foods You Can Freeze to Save Time & Money!


Are you looking to simplify your life and save money while doing it? Try freezing some of the things you might just throw out or forget to use before they go bad! Having these things in the freeze also prevents you from having to run to the store for those few ingredients you forgot! Here are a few things I’ve frozen to save money: READ MORE »

Stop Wasting Money with These Tips



Are you tired of running out of money before you run out of the month?  There are ways that you can save money so that you don’t have to deal with the stressful paycheck to paycheck cycle.  Here are several tips that can help you to stop wasting money and even put a little money aside at the same time! READ MORE »

7 Ways to Keep Your Home Warm


Fall just arrived, but the cooler air is arriving quickly.  That means that before we know it, Winter will be here in full force and if you are anything like me, you like to do what you can to keep your home warm without cranking up your furnace. READ MORE »

Target Testing Out New “Cartwheel Perks” Program (Which Would Mean FREE Merchandise for Shoppers!)

cartwheel4Do you love Target’s Cartwheel program?  Since it’s beginning in 2013, the Cartwheel program has helped us save money on a TON of different items.  This app is downloaded by millions of people and used every day.  What makes it great?  No clipping coupons or searching through papers.  You get all of Target’s savings right on your phone with an easy search option for items you may be buying.  So what’s going to change? READ MORE »

Over 30 Non-Candy Halloween Treats You Can Hand Out This Year!


There are so many allergies out there and when kids have these allergies it can get hard for them to enjoy their Halloween safely. So be that house that hands out something every kid can love this year and enjoy! Here are over 30 different Halloween treats you can hand out this year that aren’t candy! READ MORE »

5 Tips to Help You Clean Less Often


Are you finding yourself doing housework more often than not?  With the hustle and bustle of life, we need as much downtime as we can get, but that is hard to fit in when you have a mountain of laundry and piles of dishes to do almost daily.   READ MORE »

How to be more Thankful This Holiday Season


The holidays are nearing and I don’t know about you, but they always offer a great reminder of the need to be thankful.  Most of us though, really want to be thankful all year long.  If you are an avid reader, you have likely heard the Ralph Waldo Emerson quote the benefits of giving thanks.  The fact is that feeling thankful often results in a happier, more fulfilled life. READ MORE »

7 Tips for Dealing with the Morning Rush With Kids


Are you exhausted by the daily morning rush that is involved with getting the kids up and ready for school?  With Summer in the past and Fall in full force, many of us are getting a reminder of how hectic mornings can be! READ MORE »

How to Prevent Blowing Your Budget Each Month


Do you find yourself spending all of your money as soon as you get it?  With bills needing to be paid and supplies needing to be bought, setting a plan is imperative to keep yourself away from financial disaster.   READ MORE »

What You Need to Know about Walmart’s New 2016 Layaway Program

layawayCan you believe that Christmas is only 3 months away?  I absolutely love this time of year.  With all of the holidays and changing seasons, it’s so much fun.  However, it’s busy…like super busy!  If you’re like me, your running to sporting events, school programs, holiday parties, and family gatherings.  Then when you have time, you can squeeze in that Christmas shopping.  Walmart’s Layaway program is perfect to start your shopping now and not have to worry about it last minute on December 24th.  However, you’ll want to be aware of all of the rules and regulations so you can benefit from this program. Here are a few things you should know: READ MORE »

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