As I was driving my daughter to school, and then driving to work this morning, a question kept popping into my head–what do I really value most in my life? Of course, I could tell you all the popular things many people say: faith, family, friends, but if that were true, do we act like they are the things we value most?
Have you ever had a King Midas Day? If you remember your fairytales, King Midas was blessed, or cursed, with everything he touched turning to gold.
In my family, we have two teenage boys, a pre-teen daughter (or should I say “tween” daughter), my husband and I. To go to the mall, or to shop online, to get name brand clothes would cost us a fortune! Being pennywise means finding good value for your money. One of the best ways I […]
Many of us have clutter issues. We stock up on bulk buys, amazing deals, and books we will never read. But, did you know there are costs associated with clutter?
If you look up the definition of this common saying, you’ll see it means you need to take risks in order to achieve your goal. If you think about it, everything we do involves some amount of risk.
Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be expensive. Some of the best Valentine’s Days come from the heart. Making someone feel loved and appreciated can come in many forms, on any day of the year. Here are some of our ideas.
Every year, more than 80% of the New Years Resolutions made fail by the middle of February,
Still feeling stressed after the Thanksgiving weekend? Here are some ways to de-stress!
Thanksgiving is a holiday that isn’t always as thankful as it should be — while Thanksgiving should be about things you are thankful for, and spending time with your family, you don’t always feel thankful. 🙂 After spending hours upon hours at the grocery store, and then spending all day cooking dinner for a few moments together […]
Inexpensive ideas for a night on the town with the special someone in your life.
Looking for ways to save on your utilities? Check out these ideas!
Make your own incredible costumes without spending an arm and a leg!
Spiderweb Brownies These spooky brownies are super-easy to make! I learned about them from Delish – Cobweb Brownies You basically just make up any boxed brownie recipe or use your favorite brownie recipe, then melt marshmallows in a small pan, stirring constantly. Warning! Don’t put marshmallows in the microwave – they enlarge and enlarge and […]
Debt can be quite a burden, and having debt impacts your ability to do things with your family. My purpose for starting this blog was, and is to help others. I want to pass along the knowledge I derive to help my own family to dig out of debt and live life to the fullest […]