If you're needing to save money on groceries, do a quick Google search for "Asian market" in your area.
If you have any near you, you need to check them out!
Last week I remembered reading that you could save a lot on produce at Asian grocery stores. When I heard of ...more
Picking gifts for teens can be challenging. Teenagers can be a finicky lot. They tend to have expensive tastes, but there are many things you can get for them that they would find useful and enjoyable that don't cost a fortune.
Here are 29 gift ideas, covering a wide range of ...more
There are only six days left before Halloween. Of course, you are totally on top of things and already have your family's costumes ready to go. Right?
No? Me neither.
I’m the queen of Halloween procrastination! I have been known to shop for materials just two hours before trick or treating started, ...more
This guide to successful home hair color is a long and thorough post! Once you’ve finished reading this, download the printable checklist I’ve created for you!
I found my first white hair at age 12. TWELVE!!! I inherited my early graying hair from my mom.
By the time I was in my ...more
What do you do when your washer stops working, or your fridge goes on the fritz? If you answered, "go buy a new one," or, "call the repair man," I'm about to show you how you can save hundreds, even THOUSANDS of dollars.
If you are planning to teach your elementary school children at home this year, don't spend any money just yet! I've compiled a list of FREE homeschool English lessons and helpers for you. Many of these are good through high-school, but you can find everything you would need to teach ...more
Do you struggle to pack healthy lunches for the kids?
Are you tired of paying money for nasty school lunches with little nutritional value?
Are you trying to stick to a budget, but you grab fast food or other junk at lunchtime?
Do you want to save money on your vacation by packing ...more
In addition to passing on some serious prescription savings, I’m going to tell you a little story today. It’s a story about having no insurance, really bad former employers, serious depression, and spending $327 on something that could have cost me only $33.
Don’t worry, it’s the short version.
Back in February, ...more
I’ve been an Amazon Prime member since before they added on all the extra ways to save. I signed up for the 30-day free trial and then ended up sticking around. Since then, they’ve added tons of new benefits to the program, and our family has saved a lot ...more
Life comes with a lot of needs and wants. As frugal as we try to be, we still need furniture, transportation, haircuts, and clothing. How can we get these things without spending our entire paychecks, using credit cards, going naked, or selling our children?
Finances are one of the things we ...more