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Broken Crayon Silicone Mold Craft for Kids

Broken Crayon Silicone Mold Craft for Kids

I don’t know about you, but kid activities can be a serious budget buster around here! That’s why I love the challenge of finding the perfect fun and frugal craft idea to do with our kids. We are in the process of moving right now, […]

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 […]

How to Save Money on Kid’s Clothing

How to Save Money on Kid’s Clothing

We have three kids age 5 and under, so naturally I’m always trying to find ways to save money on kid’s clothes! I am constantly reorganizing the dresser drawers in order to find anything that fits! And when nothing does, it’s time to shop. Don’t […]

Affordable Self Care Ideas for Busy Moms

Affordable Self Care Ideas for Busy Moms

I don’t know about you, but I’m feelin’ 22. Be that as it may, I’m 33 now! I am loving my 30s so far. I feel very blessed for my family, friends, and the opportunities I’ve had in this crazy life. As I’ve gotten busier, […]

How to Make a Budget for Beginners

How to Make a Budget for Beginners

Download the Complete Budget Toolkit for FREE, and get your budget under control with some seriously cute printables!  Sign up here! My number one financial goal for our family is to pay off our six figure student loan debt.  Yikes. It sounds daunting when you […]

How to Have a Debt Free Christmas

How to Have a Debt Free Christmas

Do you wish there was a sure fire way to celebrate a debt free Christmas each year? The holidays can be a struggle, even for the best savers. There is so much temptation, advertisements everywhere, and puppy dog eyes from the kids, making the word […]

Simple Tips for a Personal Budget That Works!

Simple Tips for a Personal Budget That Works!

Are you looking for a few simple tips for a personal budget that works? Creating a personal budget does not have to be difficult, and can actually be fun and very rewarding! If you aren’t sure how to make a personal budget, or can’t seem […]

How to Save Money by Growing Your Own Food

How to Save Money by Growing Your Own Food

I am beyond excited to feature this fantastic money saving tip from my college roommate and bestie for the restie!  Whitney is a Licensed Professional Counseler, currently rocking the stay at home mom gig and still finds time to run a popular craft biz!  You […]

Best Personal Finance Apps 2019

Best Personal Finance Apps 2019

Do you prefer a personal finance app over a paper and pen budgeting method? Then you might be looking for the best personal finance apps to help organize and manage your finances! Look no further, I have listed the best personal finance apps in every […]

Living Frugally: 50 Frugal Living Tips and Ideas

Living Frugally: 50 Frugal Living Tips and Ideas

What does it mean to be frugal? I used to think living frugally was the same as living cheaply or living stingy. This just isn’t true! Frugal living is living with less stuff, less clutter, less stress, and more freedom! In fact, most people that […]