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Why I Love A Good Laundry Day!

A lot of my reflections and blogs will be about the season we just came out of and all I have learned on this side of it. Tuesdays. Not much to them right? Being a stay at home mom this is my laundry day. I am able to get caught up from the weekend fun…

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If you want a From-Scratch Thanksgiving, start early by selecting the recipes you want to make and put together a master shopping list. If you don’t want to buy it all at once, look for better deals and buy the nonperishables first. If family is coming, don’t be shy and share the load. We all…

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The Krazy Coupon Lady

You didn’t really just pay full price for that product, did you? Never lose out on a great deal again when you join the world of The Krazy Coupon Lady. Created by two moms on a mission to help you slash your grocery bills by 50-90 percent, the site is packed with savings tips, great…

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Q: I love browsing my local dollar store, but I often end up spending more than I planned or regretting my purchases. Are dollar stores worth the price? A: Dollar stores can be tremendous spending traps, but they can also  be a great way to snag a bargain. It’s all in how you plan your visit. Read…

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Americans love eating out. According to the USDA’s food expenditure data, millennials spend more than 44% of their food budget on this meal option. In addition, other data proves that Americans spend a lot more on restaurants and bars ($54.86 billion) than they do on their groceries ($52.5 billion). We Americans really like our restaurants!…

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Talking to your kids about money is good. It’s important. If you’ve taught them enough so that they feel comfortable saving, investing and spending their money wisely, you’ve done an awesome job as a parent. Good for you. But there’s a limit, and kids are still kids. They should never be included in the family…

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Kids’ Summer Fun On A Budget

Keeping the kids entertained while on summer break can be an expensive endeavor. Registrations for summer camps, day care and recreation programs are only the tip of the iceberg. You also need to consider transportation costs to and from these programs that you don’t normally attend during the school year. But summer break doesn’t have…

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Whoa, Wait. Walmart?

I. 👏 Love. 👏Bargain. 👏 Shopping! 👏 I’m always the person who, when you compliment something I’m wearing, I just can’t WAIT to tell you how little I paid for it, and how you can get it too! (Some probably find this annoying.) And yet, apparently I am not alone. Because last week I discovered…

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I pride myself in being a really good gift giver. I will window shop Amazon all year long for birthday and Christmas gifts and recently have become addicted to “Amazon Haul” videos on YouTube. I also watch Dollar Tree Hauls, Target Hauls, and pretty much anything with the word haul in it. This is my…

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