So what do you do when you're emergency fund is gone?
My answer might not be what you're expecting. But trust me when I say that a lot of time and thought has gone into it. So what do you do?Read More
Life happens. Lots of life happens. And sometimes life happens all at once. We can't always prepare for life's disasters. But we can be prepared to deal with the financial fallout the best we can.
Saving for a rainy day is crucial. It's vital. Do it now.Read More
It's a new year and a new opportunity to make good money decisions. Here's the thing. No one is perfect with personal finance. No one. But one good place to get BETTER with personal finance is to stop making common mistakes that prevent you from reaching your goals. It's all about small steps. Small changes that have a big impact.Read More
I bought an Instant Pot, but it feels like I joined a cult and honestly I see why people sing the praises of the Instant Pot. It does everything, pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice maker, steamer etc. etc. in one tiny pot.
I use it every single day. And one of my favorite things to do is make baby food in it.
Today I wanted to share how quick and easy it is to make baby food in the Instant Pot.Read More
Today I wanted to share the most read posts over the past year on this blog. (Note: some of them are older.)
If you're wanting to get started on the right track with your budget this year these posts might help you.Read More
It's slow cooker Friday! That s a thing. I just made it a thing.
I preach the value of meal planning and cooking and how much money and time it will save you. But I also know that a lot of you are working moms or your families are busier than busy and you have zero time to cook.
SO over the next few weeks I am going to be focusing on slow cooker meals. And not JUST slow cooker meals, budget friendly meals that you can throw in your crock pot in the morning and eat when you get home in the evening.Read More
We've all been there. We pick out the perfect gift for our kids. We are giddy with their joy as they anxiously rip off the wrapping paper Christmas morning. We are overjoyed as they play with this prized toy they have asked for... and then two weeks later it's under the bed never to be played with again.
Don't get me wrong. I actually like toys. I don't have a problem with them. I just pushed a pile of Legos away from my desk to write this post. But, I have also come to see the value in nontoy gifts as well. So today I wanted to share a few of my favorites as well as YOUR ideas from the Facebook page.Read More