Delicious Pumpkin Spice Recipes – Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pies Recipe

I grew up in a small town in South Central Ohio where the pumpkin is king. Once a year, the downtown area transforms into a carnival that takes up the entire downtown. There, you can find everything pumpkin related; from a pumpkin pie that is 8 foot in diameter to pumpkin burgers, pumpkin fudge, … [Read More...]

My Fvorite Influencer Marketing Agency for Bloggers – ShopHer Media Review

This post is a sponsored conversation between ShopHer Media and myself,  however all options are my own. For more information, please see my disclosure policy.   Back when I first began earning money blogging, I went on the hunt for a great influencer marketing agency that I could work … [Read More...]

How to Make Homemade Cleaning Wipes

I confess that I love having something quick to grab when I need to clean up messes, but since we stopped buying paper towels, it has been rather hard to find something that works well but is reusable. We initially moved to only using unpaper towels like THESE. While we still use the unpaper towels … [Read More...]

52 Things to Reuse to Save Money in the New Year

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 at least one time. in fact, many of them can be reused several times saving you money over and over … [Read More...]

Post surgery update – 4 Teeth and Two Plastic Drains

Surgery is done so after taking the day to rest and recover a bit, I just wanted to pop on and let you all know that I'm okay. So many have reached out through the Six Dollar Family Facebook group, messages, and emails that I felt I needed to do an update.   What started out as having … [Read More...]

We will be back after this brief surgery…

Sometimes life gets in the way of even the best laid plans as was the case in our home this week. I write this from a hospital room in the cardiac unit of a hospital in Ft. Worth. Tomorrow morning, I will head into the operating room and since recovery time is likely to be a couple of weeks, I … [Read More...]

16 Expensive Energy Leaks to Plug Before Winter That Will Save Money

Have I ever told you how much I hate the cold? No? Well I do and I'm not talking a dislike. I absolutely despise being cold. I moved to Texas to get away from the cold, but even though this is Texas, it still gets cold! Sure, we don't have temps anywhere near what they get up north, but we do fall … [Read More...]

DIY Halloween Costume – Homemade Zombie Costume (DIY Zombie Bride Costume)

Halloween is coming and if you've been a part of our little community for long, you'll know that it is one of my favorite holidays. I love taking the opportunity to scare the pants off of my family as is evidenced by my DIY Serial Killer Bathroom Decor. Both of my daughters are the same way.  At 13, … [Read More...]

How Grocery Delivery and Grocery Pick Up Can Save You Money

Grocery shopping sucks sometimes. Admit it; you feel the same way. For me, it often takes days to get my grocery list exactly where I want it so I can save as much money as possible. I often shop multiple stores - Kroger, Aldi, Albertsons, Dollar General, Walmart and our local Spring Market - in … [Read More...]

Easy Mason Jar Halloween Decor

Halloween is one of my favorite holidays each year. I just love the idea of dressing up as something you've always dreamed of being. I also love the creep factor that comes with spooky Halloween decor! That should be evident by the fact that my own child has worn a DIY Zombie Bride costume several … [Read More...]