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Easter Gifts on a Budget

This year I wanted to make little treat bags for our family members. I made one for my dad, brother, and husband to leave out for them Easter morning. 401 more words

Frugal Living

Making The Most of Your Money

My family of four lives paycheck to paycheck.  We’re not considered low-income, but we’re definitely not swimming in extra money.  We live in a two-bedroom apartment with nice amenities, drive nice vehicles, have cable TV and eat three balanced meals a day.  2,177 more words


Money-Saving Book. On time management.

This is an excerpt from my money-saving book. The book is currently subtitled “The Good Housekeeper’s Guide to Economizing”, but the title’s yet to be worked out. 1,328 more words


Paying For This Thing: Where to Begin?

If you’re like me, you have a raging case of wanderlust combined with a white-hot jealousy for everyone on Facebook, blogs, and twitter that seem to be traveling around the globe endlessly without any apparent cap for funds. 477 more words


Amazon Deals of the Day 4-18-2014

I know a lot of you are not only here for cooking tips but also for shopping tips and tricks {which I SO love}.

I’ve decided to bring you Amazon deals a couple of times per week in case any of you are missing out on awesomesauce deals {speaking of… 224 more words

Modern Home

Starting a new requested cooking adventrue

This past fall I Tried a new cookbook by America’s Text Kitchen called “Slow Cooker Revolution, 60 amazing recipes” I went through and tried over 30 of the slow cooker recipes.  2,400 more words