10 New Ways to Use Old Towels

I love towels. I know, it's strange, but a warm and fluffy towel after getting out of the bath is pretty close to perfection in my mind. I absolutely adore the big bath sheets that I pick up whenever they're on sale. They're huge and fluffy and...sorry, I got lost for a second in … [Read more...]

4 Clever Ways to Lower Your Cell Phone Bill

Are you attached to your cell phone? I totally am. I'm hardly ever without it, but for me, it's a business tool. I have to be able to check in on things like this blog, my social media networks and have a way for my Pinterest management clients to reach me if they need. You might … [Read more...]

8 Smart Tips for Getting Better Deals Online

Alright. You caught me. I shop online a lot. In fact? I would much rather shop online sometimes than head into a store. It isn't that I don't like shopping. I do. It's more that I can usually find a deal that is just as good, if not better online. In truth, I buy a lot online. … [Read more...]

Easy Upcycled T-Shirt Scarf

If you haven't noticed, I am a huge fan of upcycling things into something "new." If I can find a way to upcycle something, I will. One of my favorite things to upcycle though are t-shirts. Why? Because there are so many different ways you can use them aside from the obvious! I … [Read more...]

Baby on a Budget – The Only 10 Items You Really Need for Baby

Having a new baby can be a super exciting moment for parents, but as I'm sure you know? It can also be a terrifying time as well. The preparations that new parents have to make are stressful, worrisome and expensive things that you will ever make in your entire life. When my Emma … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Store Extra Blankets

How many blankets do you have in your home? One for each bed? Two for each bed? If you're like most people that I've spoken with, the answer boils down to two small words. "A few" "A handful" "A couple" Can I ask why you have so few blankets in your home? Is it … [Read more...]

1 Sneaky Trick to Save on Milk

How much does your family pay for milk each month? Here at our home we go through around 7 gallons each month. Milk here has a huge price span meaning that I can get it for as low as $1.99/gallon at the right store but the average seems to be close to $4.00/gallon. That's almost … [Read more...]

The Very Best of 2015: Top Money Saving Tips, Recipes & Frugal DIY from Six Dollar Family

Holy smokes ya'll. We just celebrated New Years 2015 yesterday didn't we? It's so hard to believe that soon we will be saying goodbye to 2015 and welcoming a new year in. 2015 has been a year of big changes for the Six Dollar Family including on this blog! With a new name change … [Read more...]

52 Items to Reuse To Save Big

One of the biggest ways to save money in your budget is by reusing items that you might normally throw away. A lot and I do mean a lot of the items that we throw away on a daily basis can be reused and many of them can actually be reused several times. You might not think that … [Read more...]

10 Budget Gifts for Expectant Moms

Whoo! Have you looked at the cost of baby gear and gifts lately? They're crazy expensive! It's been a while since I've had to buy a baby gift but I don't recall them being quite as expensive as they can be now. Luckily, I'm cheap and that helps you! These 10 budget gifts for … [Read more...]