I don’t even know if I can handle winter for the next week and a half, I am so over it! How about you? In fact, the sun was shining here for a few hours yesterday and I tried to convince my husband to fire up the grill! Lol I NEED my summer fun!
How much do you pay for utitilities each month? It seems like I am paying a fortune and I am tired of it! This month alone I paid $60 to water, $350 to power and another $40 to garbage. For the purpose of this article, I am not even going to talk about the phone bill. The stupid thing is, I know how to get these bills down, I have just been really lazy about it lately. That is changing now though! Here are my 5 tips for saving money on your monthly utilities that I plan to go back to ASAP, because I know they work.
Remember back in the day when we had our home phone bill and that was it? Those days are long past, my friends. Now we have cell phones, internet, and sometimes even a home phone (do you still have one?). These can all get pretty pricey, but they don’t have to break the bank. I know for me the key was to get my cell phone bill under control in order to save money. If you are in the same boat, then here are 5 tips for saving money on your cell phone each month that will help you get your budget under control:
It’s the month of green and leprechauns. My kids always look forward to St. Patrick’s Day and I honestly don’t know why. I’m not one to go all out for this holiday, I make it super simple. One thing I do like to do is have a few fun, different things we do that day. We eat Lucky Charms in the morning and then have some type of treat. I was looking at this yummy punch and I know my kiddos will love it. It’s simple and the perfect St. Patty’s Day surprise.
Emergency preparedness seems to be a hot topic right now. With everything that’s been happening it’s a smart idea to have at least your 72 hour bags packed and ready to go. But what’s most important to put inside you might ask? Here’s a simple guide I’ve put together to get you started on the right foot.
Could you use a little bit of extra cash right now? I kid I kid…we all need a little extra cash, am I right?
Yesterday we talked a little bit about some unique ways that I plan to save big money this year (hey…to me, $1000 is big money). Well, I wasn’t fully transparent with you, because I also have a couple of more things that I plan to do this year to save money. I am all about doing it in unique ways though, so I am sticking with that theme for this post. So…without further ado, here are more unique ways I will save $1000 this year.
March has just begun folks! Even if your 2019 isn’t off to the money saving start you were hoping for, you still have time! I personally have a couple of bills that I would like to have paid off so I have been scouring Pinterest and looking for clever ways to make and/or save as much money as possible. Here are some of my favorite ideas that I have found and a couple that I have done on my own:
If you are getting antsy for a vacation during these dreary winter months, you’ll want to check out sand dunes. We recently got back from the Imperial Sand Dunes in California and it was an absolute blast. It’s the perfect time of year to go, not super crowded and the temperatures was perfect. If you’ve never been to sand dunes before, it’s definitely different than most vacation spots. There are some tips and tricks that you’ll want to know before hand. Check these out!
I’m so excited for summer and the warmer weather! We have a couple trips planned to the beach that we’re all looking forward too! I’m sure we won’t have any problem making memories and having fun but I’ve come up with some fun unique things to do in the sand that maybe you haven’t thought of! Check them out!