I say all the time, but it’s true: saving money isn’t always about the huge things you do, it’s often about the small changes you make that have a HUGE impact. Today I am going to share four common things you’re probably paying TOO much for and how to fix that.Read More
Sometimes the most life-changing things aren’t huge.
It’s not always about making huge decisions- most of the time, for me, the things that I have found that have changed my mind and outlook are things that very, very small.
So here are four things that have totally changed the way that I live.Read More
What happens if you have to go into debt temporarily?
I hate debt. I hate owing people money. But I also live in reality.
If you find yourself on the verge of making a decision to go back into debt, ask yourself why.Read More
For the past several months I’ve alluded to our family’s “big summer project.” Well, today I am sharing what that project is.
In July we will welcome baby number 4! I am currently 17 weeks pregnant.Read More
I don’t know about you, but I am on the hunt to find ways to make my life EASIER! So today I wanted to share a few things I’ve been doing to simplify my life (and save a little cash!). So today I am sharing nine simple and frugal ways to make life easier and save some money.Read More
The truth is, buying a house might not be right for you. Today I am going to demystify the American dream — because home ownership is not for everyone. But first I want to say, if buying a home is your dream - go for it. But go for it with open eyes knowing all the facts.Read More
So what exactly is a zero-based budget? Okay. Let’s break it down.
You take your total monthly income and you subtract all of your bills and savings goals until you reach zero.
You give every single dollar a job to do. There's no, like, random $165 left over. You've told it what to do and where to go. It's not as daunting and hard as it sounds. It's actually pretty simple.
Here's what you do:Read More
We’ve all been there. We’re running around in the rush of the morning, trying to get everyone out the door when we realize… no one has eaten breakfast. Gulp! It’s okay, mama. I know how it can be. Here are some awesome make ahead breakfast ideas that will save your morning!Read More
Today we're going to talk about credit cards.
I state that with some trepidation because I know that a lot of people are going to disagree with me. That's fine.
More specifically I want to talk about credit cards and how the cycle is made to keep you dependent on them.Read More
You may be looking for a few areas to tighten up your budget temporarily while you get back on your feet and one of those areas can be your grocery budget. Today I wanted to share a few recipes and ideas for when you’re broke and need to save money on groceries.Read More