Every mom should have an option to stay home with her children, regardless of income

5 Ways to Get What You Want on the Cheap

I can’t say it enough. Living frugally does NOT mean you can’t have the things you really want. It just means that, sometimes, you have to get super creative. Tips to get what you want while staying in your budget: Never settle Don’t go after the cheaper item because you can’t afford what you want.continue reading…

Day 12: The Wonderful World of Cash Back

I have found the biggest way to save my family money is by using essential oils (and will share more on that later) so I do not use a lot of coupons anymore as I get all my healthcare, medical, household, and beauty supplies for free. But as an extremely frugal woman, I want to squeezecontinue reading…

Top 5 Things to Clean in a Time Crunch

We’ve all been there right? You’ve got a baby in your arms, another one tugging at the bottom of your pants, your hair’s a mess, you haven’t had a chance to breathe, much less think of cleaning, and the phone suddenly rings. It’s Susie and she’s in the neighborhood and wants to stop by. Whatcontinue reading…

8 Ways Being Organized Saves You Money

I’m fully convinced that being organized saves you a lot of money in ways we don’t even realize. Today, I’m sharing 8 Ways Being Organized Saves You Money at Frugal Fanatic. Here’s an excerpt: My mom is an organizing fiend. But when she puts something away so she will remember where she puts it, youcontinue reading…

Day 11: Double Check Your Basket

One of the things that I have noticed that has really saved me a lot of money over the years is double checking what I purchase. When I’m at the store, as I’m shopping, I put stuff into the cart. Right, we all do that. But, what few people do is, right before checkout, youcontinue reading…

Shuffling Your Money

Shuffling your money is vitally important to make sure you are using every resource to its fullest extent. Let’s say someone gives you a grocery store gift card, and you don’t like to shop at that particular store. All you have to do is go to the grocery store, look for their gift card sectioncontinue reading…