50 Ways to Reduce Food Waste to Save Money on Food

Of all the ways that I find money can be wasted in my home, food waste would have to be one of the biggest culprits. Not only is it just a general waste of money, but food waste can actually double your grocery bill if you aren't careful. If you've realized that your family is … [Read more...]

How to Save Money on Camping Gear

My family loves to camp and be outdoors. So much so that my husband and I honeymooned at the lake we frequently have date nights at and we are planning our first family vacation/camping trip for later this year.  It will be our first family camping trip and we are super excited! … [Read more...]

How to Vacuum Seal Food Without Losing the Seal

Steve and I love to fish together. In fact, if you ask him; he will tell you I am his best fishing buddy. Not many couples can say that about each other, but for us we feel closest when we are sitting on a lake together. It works well for us since it both allows us to spend … [Read more...]

DIY Carrot Tree Easter Centerpiece Idea

Does your family gather around your table for Easter dinner? Ours does and every year, we get together to make a DIY Easter centerpiece. This DIY Carrot Easter Tree is one of our favorites! Yes, I said an Easter Tree. We all have Christmas trees so why not an Easter tree? This … [Read more...]

How to Landscape Your Home – Easy Landscaping Tips for Beginners

With spring coming fast in Texas, I am a busy bee working on getting my yard landscaped. I love the idea of making a few changes that not only make my home look amazing, but also help create an oasis for my family to hang out in. Learning how to landscape your home might seem … [Read more...]

48 Best Camping Products for Families

I have always been an outdoorsy woman. I caught my first fish at four years old with my Dad and grandpa on the banks of a tiny little creek in Southern Ohio. That little sunfish stands out in my memory as something the size of a shark in my tiny four year old hands. It is almost … [Read more...]

How to Get Free Samples for Baby – Huge List of Free Baby Samples

Having a new baby is so expensive which is why most new parents are usually looking for ways to save money on a baby. It may sound far fetched, but one of the best ways to do that is by learning how to get free samples for babies. Free baby samples are a fantastic way to not only … [Read more...]

How I Raised My Credit Score 37 Points in 30 Days – Self Lender Review

Sometimes, no matter what we do to avoid it, things happen in our lives that continue to make an impact long after they immediate event has past. Our credit scores are one of the areas where this is true. Have something bad happen to your credit score and you will feel the impact … [Read more...]

Our Personal Budget – A Real Family Budget for March 2019 Budget

I have a couple of confessions to make. First, I am apparently really bad at keeping a blog series updated the way it should be. :D It isn't that I didn't want to keep you updated on our personal budget for February. It is that I 100% forgot to do so. With softball season just … [Read more...]

Free Wedding Samples – *HUGE* List of Free Samples for Weddings

Steve and I are getting married March 15, 2019 which means two things; I am super excited and I really didn't want to spend a ton of money and preferred to get married on a budget. One of the simplest ways to do this is by ordering as many free wedding samples as I could. Free … [Read more...]