Frugal Living

How Our Family Saves Money with Amazon

How Our Family Saves Money with Amazon

In this family, we practically live on Amazon Prime. It’s a convenience we have grown quite fond of. At first, we simply loved the free 2 day shipping for last minute birthday and Christmas gifts, but eventually realized we could get our everyday household products […]

How to use a Cash Envelope Budgeting System

How to use a Cash Envelope Budgeting System

If you’re new to budgeting and trying to make big changes in your money management, you may have heard of the cash envelope system. Your first thought is probably, “ugh, what a pain!” I know. It’s sooo much easier to swipe your card everywhere…but that’s […]

How to Pay Off Debt Fast

How to Pay Off Debt Fast

Organize your finances so you can PAY OFF DEBT fast!  You can download my TOTALLY FREE printable budget binder here! CLICK HERE FOR FREE PRINTABLES! SIX FIGURE STUDENT LOAN DEBT. Yes.  That’s me! Since we are getting all up in my biz here, my husband […]

Easy Essential Oil DIY Projects

Easy Essential Oil DIY Projects

Around Christmas time last year, I started diffusing essential oils. Basically, I wanted my house to smell like Christmas 24/7, and I saw one of my favorite Instagram feeds posting all kinds of amazing diffuser blends. I had already heard about all of the amazing […]

Simple Ways to Save Money

Simple Ways to Save Money

Saving money can seem almost impossible these days. In fact, 80% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck. You can imagine the struggle to save money when you feel like you are barely making it. Our family definitely struggles to save money, despite our good income. […]

Easy Money Saving Challenge Ideas

Easy Money Saving Challenge Ideas

If you want to get serious about saving money, you need to get organized!  Scoop up my FREE budgeting workbook here and take control of your finances! Saving is hard y’all. I’m not here to lie to you.  Even if you make a great income, […]

Cheap or Free Date Night Ideas for Couples on a Budget

Cheap or Free Date Night Ideas for Couples on a Budget

It’s February y’all…(I can’t believe it either), and love is in the air! This time of year is crazy for me because hubby’s birthday is the day after Valentine’s Day, and we just celebrated our anniversary in January. From December to mid February I’m trying […]

Traditional Anniversary Gift Ideas Under $25

Traditional Anniversary Gift Ideas Under $25

My husband and I celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary on Monday! We love to celebrate with traditional anniversary gifts, because it’s fun to come up with creative ways to incorporate each year’s theme. We are also working on getting out of debt, so it’s important […]

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 […]

Free Budget Printables and Templates to Organize Your Life

Free Budget Printables and Templates to Organize Your Life

I hope you enjoy these 14 free budget and printable templates!  If you’re more of a digital budget girl, check out Digit!  An awesome budgeting app that helps you save money and pay off debt with ease. If you’re like most people, you probably cringe […]