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Free or Cheap Places to have a Birthday Party

Free or Cheap Places to have a Birthday Party

If you have kids, you’re probably always on the hunt for free or cheap places to have a birthday party. We are on a tight budget as we try to get out of debt, and so free or cheap places to have a birthday party […]

How to Make Money on Pinterest as a Virtual Assistant

How to Make Money on Pinterest as a Virtual Assistant

Sign up here for the Pinterest VA program (course is open!) and start working as a Pinterest Virtual Assistant in 60 days or less! Updated April 2019 There are so many cool ways to make money online these days, it’s not even funny. Seriously, where […]

How to Take Gorgeous Family Photos on a Budget

How to Take Gorgeous Family Photos on a Budget

One of my favorite things in LIFE are family photos.  I love to use our family photos to decorate our home or send out the perfect Christmas cards. I usually get professional family photos made every year around Christmas. This past year was the first […]

Easy, Healthy Budget Meals- White Corn Taco Recipe

Easy, Healthy Budget Meals- White Corn Taco Recipe

This recipe is Part 2 of my new series:  Easy, Healthy Budget Meals!  Tune in every Wednesday for a new recipe that’s super fast, super healthy, and super frugal!  Check out last week’s Chicken Pesto Pasta here. Welcome to week 2 of Easy, Healthy Budget […]

How to Set SMART Financial Goals

How to Set SMART Financial Goals

Do you have BIG financial goals?  I’m sure you do! You might be in major debt, and getting out fast is on your financial goal list this year. Maybe, you’re out of debt and want to save for a house, or start putting money away […]

Easy, Healthy Budget Meals- Chicken Pesto Pasta

Easy, Healthy Budget Meals- Chicken Pesto Pasta

This recipe is Part 1 of my new series:  Easy, Healthy Budget Meals!  Tune in every Wednesday for a new recipe that’s super fast, super healthy, and super frugal! Meal planning is by far, the easiest way to save on your grocery budget each month.  […]

Monthly Budgeting Percentages for Your Household

Monthly Budgeting Percentages for Your Household

When you are ready to start budgeting, you might be wondering what your monthly budgeting percentages should be. There is no hard and fast rules on budgeting percentages, but there are definitely a few guidelines that you can stick to in order to free up […]

Budget Categories You’re Probably Forgetting!

Budget Categories You’re Probably Forgetting!

It happens almost every month. Hubby and I have our budget meeting and we think every dollar is accounted for. Then, about half way through the month BAM…seven birthday party invitations from the kiddo’s daycare. Okay, maybe not actually seven, BUT it’s always something…am i […]

Debt Free Quotes for Your Debt Free Journey

Debt Free Quotes for Your Debt Free Journey

I love a good quote.  The more inspiring and motivating, the better! When you are on a debt free journey, you need all the #inspo that you can get. There’s nothing like a good quote to light a fire in your soul, and really motivate […]

Budgeting for Married Couples: How to Have a Budget Meeting with Your Spouse

Budgeting for Married Couples: How to Have a Budget Meeting with Your Spouse

Do you have a monthly budget meeting with your spouse? If you’re anything like  me, it might have never even occurred to you! Up until recently, I handled all of the monthly budgeting, financial planning, and bill paying completely on my own. My husband trusted […]