10 Money Saving Books Everyone Should Read

I love to read. Seriously. If you saw my Kindle, you'd think that I never gett anything done. I am never reading just one book either. Usually I've got 2 or 3 different books (on different topics) that I'm wading through at one time. I read one for a bit, lay it down, read the … [Read more...]

DIY Castile Soap Laundry Detergent

I love making homemade cleaning supplies. That should be pretty evident by now but I mean it. I really do. There's just something about knowing that I am keeping my home clean and tidy without using a ton of harsh chemicals. Plus? Homemade cleaning supplies are so much cheaper … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Earn $50.00 Today

We all have those days where we could use an extra $50 or so to help us out with a tank of gas or another small purchase. As much as we'd all like to pretend it doesn't happen, sometimes our budget just needs some help and we need to add a few dollars to help. Unfortunately a lot … [Read more...]

6 Tips for Buying Used Camping Gear

Are you planning on doing any camping this year? We are since camping is one of my favorite frugal activities for families. We need to replace a couple pieces of our camping gear first. While I love buying new goodies, I also know the value of a good, used product. Camping gear … [Read more...]

10 “New” Uses for Clean Kitty Litter

  One of the hallmarks of living a frugal life is the ability to find alternative uses for things that you commonly use. Reusing or finding a different use for something usually means that you don't have to buy another item to take care of your need. We reuse things in … [Read more...]

25 Brilliant Upcycled Denim Projects

I don't know about you, but I tend to wear my jeans until they fall apart. Even then though, I hate to throw away the fabric on them that is still good. You'd be surprised at what you can do with an old pair of jeans! Upcycled denim projects are actually one of my favorite ways … [Read more...]

Homemade Cornbread Recipe {Jiffy Cornbread Copycat}

Ya'll? I love cornbread. Slap a piece down on my plate with a good bowl of chili, alongside a piece of fried chicken, serve it along side my hearty beef stew recipe or honestly? Just slather it up with butter and a tiny bit of salt and I am in Heaven. I'm not big … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Kitchen Towel

It's pretty common knowledge around here that I have a huge addiction to upcycling things. It's a fantastic way to save money and as I've said before? I work hard for my money, I work hard to make it grow and I like to keep as much of it as possible. We upcycle old sheets, we … [Read more...]

How to Have the Best Garden on a Budget

We all know that gardening is a great way to save money on groceries, but let's be real. If you're not careful? It can be kind of expensive to get your garden started. From starting seeds to table, you'll have multiple expenses that you'll have to pay for like potting soil, seed … [Read more...]

How I Earned $40,000 in 3 Months Working Online

Earning money can be hard. Especially if you don't want to (or can't) leave your home to do it. It took me almost 10 years to be successful at earning money online so if you're currently struggling to do so? I feel your pain. The thing is? It's actually fairly easy to earn money … [Read more...]