Our Budget for January 2019: Mid-Month Check In - I love to sneak a peek at other people's budgets! It helps me to know whether I'm on track or not! Here is our mid-month check in for our personal budget for January 2019! See why we're rebuilding our savings from the ground up!

Our Personal Budget – January 2019 Budget Mid-Month Check In

Can you believe we're already half-way through January already? I swear the older I get, the faster time goes. When we first began the month, I shared our January 2019 personal budget with you. Now, half-way through the month, it is time to update you on how we're doing. My goal in sharing our … [Read More...]

Money Saving Skills You Need to Learn - Spending too much having things done for you? Start by learning how to do each of these 33 simple skills that will save you money! Each one will help you live frugally in a different way!

33 Simple Skills that Will Save You Money Everyone Should Learn

The other day I was having a conversation with a good friend about how my daughters want everything done for them. I don't blame them and I don't blame myself. They are a product of a generation that has pretty much had everything handed to them from their birth. Smartphones, delivery for almost … [Read More...]

How we are living frugally in 2019 - Ready to find new ways to save money in 2019? We are! Here is what was on our menu plan and how we saved money for the second week of January 2019!

How We Are Living Frugally in 2019 – Week 2 – What We Ate and How We Saved

Oh ya'll. Last week was one heck of a week around our house! So much so that I am actually a few days late getting this post up! I spent the majority of this past week asleep or in bed with a virus or something. I'm not quite sure what I had going on, but I do know that I felt somewhere between … [Read More...]

Budgeting House Expenses with Home Warranties in 2019

  You should only take one look at the average repair costs for home appliances and systems today to see why you should start researching the best home warranties in 2019. To make the most of this type of protection, you need to choose the right type of warranty and include it into your … [Read More...]

35+ Organizing Supplies for Your Home - Looking to get organized soon? These organizing supplies are perfect for any budget! They're the perfect home organization solutions for any home!

35+ Must-Have Organizing Supplies for Any Budget

Finding amazing home organization solutions is one of those things that almost everyone says their going to do every time we roll around to a new year. Some of us actually pull it off while others end year after year still drowning in clutter. For me, getting organized meant (at least in part), … [Read More...]

Best Valentine's Day Gift Ideas - Shopping for Valentine's Day? These 48 items are the best Valentine's Day gift ideas around! You're sure to find something for everyone; even the kids!

48 Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for the Whole Family

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it which means it's time to shop for the best Valentine's Day gifts you can find! I know Valentine's Day is really just an excuse for greeting card companies to sell more cards, but I love that there is a holiday just for celebrating love. Because … [Read More...]

How we are living frugally in 2019 - Ready to find new ways to save money in 2019? We are! Here is what was on our menu plan and how we saved money for the first week of January 2019!

Living Frugally in 2019 – Week 1 – What We Ate and How We Saved

Living frugally can be hard sometimes. It's super easy to feel as if you're the only one in the world who is living a frugal lifestyle. It can be easy to feel miserable while trying to live a frugal life. Whether you realize it or not, thoughts such as those can really hinder your finances. Just … [Read More...]

Easy Applesauce Bars with Buttercream Frosting - If you love easy apple recipes, you'll adore these Applesauce Cake Bars! They're sweet but not too sweet, easy to make and did I mention covered in buttercream frosting?

Applesauce Cake Bars with Buttercream Frosting Recipe

The other day, I picked up a bag of apples on clearance for around $2.00. The girls love them for snacks and I love having the cores and peels for homemade apple cider vinegar. With these apples though, I wanted to make one of my all time favorite apple recipes. I know that apple recipes are usually … [Read More...]

Easy Zero Waste Tips - Waste comes in all forms and costs millions each year! Use these easy ways to live a zero waste lifestyle to help save money and live simpler!

21 Easy Ways to Live a Zero Waste Lifestyle | Zero Waste Tips

Over the past year or so, I've done a lot of learning and researching into the amount of waste we - as a society - put out each day. The numbers are staggering to be honest. One any given day, the United States alone, throws away 300,000,000 pounds of food each day. That number is three-hundred … [Read More...]

Beachbody on Demand Review - Have you been considering Beachbody on Demand to help with your weight loss? I signed up and did the work for you! Check out my Beachbody on Demand review, see my results and decide if Beachbody is worth it for you with one simple click!

Beachbody On Demand Reviews – Is Beachbody on Demand Worth It?

I have spent the majority of my life overweight and the older I got, the worse my weight got. By the time I was 35, I had topped the scales at more than 300 lb and was the heaviest I had ever been in my life. A lot of things contributed to it. Lack of exercise since I was sitting 90% of my day, a … [Read More...]