• Most Cost-Friendly Appliances for Families on a Budget

    Saving money is critical for families on a budget, and it is a challenge for most not to go over. Luckily, there are some ways to help meet the criteria on both counts. Home appliances can assist the household with maximizing and recycling resources. Small ... Read More
  • DIY Lip Balm

    I have a confession. I’m addicted. To lip balm. I have some in my desk, in my purse, in the bathroom, in the kitchen and probably elsewhere. But all this lathering got me thinking about what I was actually putting on my lips.  Have you ever looked at the ... Read More
  • 10 Frugal Ways to Relax and Refresh

    10 Frugal Ways to Relax and Refresh Today is my birthday, so what a better way to enjoy it than to relax and refresh – without spending a fortune! But you don’t need it to be your birthday to need some quality “me-time.” Life can be ... Read More
  • How to Set a Back to School Routine

    How to Set a Back to School Routine Stressing about how the back to school routine will go? Worried that your kids will constantly be late – or worse, you will be? You can enjoy a smoother transition into the new school year when you have a set routine. Having a ... Read More
  • Don’t Throw Away: Repurpose and Save Money

    Instead of throwing that broken item out, repair it. That’s one less thing in a landfill and one less thing you have to buy. You’ll be amazed at how you can Repurpose and Save Money. Recently, fixer’s collectives have been popping up in pockets around the ... Read More
  • Back to School Savings Tips

    It is that time of year again. Moms are rejoicing and kids are complaining. Ok, so my kids are rejoicing, too. I’m lucky that they love their school and are looking forward to going back to school to meet old and new friends. Do your kids enjoy going back to ... Read More
  • Cheap Summertime Eats the Whole Family Will Love

    Doesn’t it seem like we eat more during the summer months? Maybe it is the longer days, or the need to replenish all the calories we burn swimming, boating, and roller skating. Whatever the reason is, if you are not careful you can easily find yourself spending a ... Read More
  • 10 Ways to Repurpose Picture Frames

    10 Ways to Repurpose Picture Frames Picture frames are one of those household items you can find anywhere. Whether you are browsing at a local thrift shop, flea market, garage sale, or just perusing your own garage or basement, we all seem to have an abundance of ... Read More
  • Save on Ink and Paper When Printing Coupons

    I love printable coupons. You can find the right coupon, print and go. No worrying about shuffling through the newspaper insert when you are printing… But people ask me all the time – how do you save on ink and paper? Well, of course, I have some tips on ... Read More