• Baby Shower Fun: Create a Diaper Cake

    Disclosure: I am blogging on behalf of and received compensation for my time, but the views expressed here are solely mine, not Walmart’s. When I was pregnant with my second son, I didn’t need a lot of the usual baby items that come from a baby ... Read More
  • Easy Plant Food Recipes with Three Ingredients or Less

    Easy Plant Food Recipes with Three Ingredients or Less Could your plants and flowers use a little pick me up? Are their colors looking a little drab, their leaves looking a tad wilted, and their blooms lacking that robust beauty you love? If so, it sounds like your ... Read More
  • Tips to Spring Clean Your Finances

    Spring is the season for opening up windows, clearing out clutter and awakening your home to a warmer, brighter time of year. It also happens to be the time when your finances receive a thorough examination; tax preparation forces millions of people to go over ... Read More
  • Easy DIY Twine Wrapped Eggs

    This simple Easter DIY craft is also very inexpensive. You only need three supplies to make the Twine Wrapped Eggs. You can pick up plastic eggs on Amazon, at Walmart, Target, a craft store or even the dollar store. If you are having the kids help with this one, ... Read More
  • 5 Ways to Save on Travel Expenses

    A 2012 Travel Leaders survey found more Americans are thinking creatively about when and how to travel, with many signing up for discounted deals outside of peak season. To save the most on your next vacation, incorporate these 5 budget travel tips. 1. Sign up for ... Read More
  • Should You Buy or Lease a Car?

    For many Americans, cars are not just a luxury item, they’re an essential part of everyday life. According to, consumers purchase vehicles in a variety of ways, most often by financing. A very small percentage of buyers are able to purchase a vehicle ... Read More
  • 5 DIY Spring Cleaning Tricks

    As spring draws near, you’re probably already thinking about getting your home clean and re-organized. There’s something so cathartic about spring cleaning; Personally, I think it’s because we’ve been cooped up indoors and spring is our “rebirth”. But ... Read More
  • Frugal DIY: St. Patrick’s Day Coasters

    If you are looking for a fun but frugal St. Patrick’s Day craft to enjoy, these St. Patrick’s Day Rainbow coasters are the perfect solution. Made from just a few dollar store supplies, these coasters are colorful, festive, and so fun! You can use them for St. ... Read More
  • 4 Financial Lessons Your Parents Forgot to Teach You

    Your parents did a great job at keeping you fed, clothed, sheltered, and teaching right from wrong. Unfortunately, navigating the financial world wasn’t on their list of life lessons to impart, leaving you to figure it out by yourself once you’re out on ... Read More