Category Archives for Saving Money

Simple Holiday Stress Relief Tips and Products for Moms

Getting ready for a holiday can often be a stressful time especially for moms. I thought I would share thoughts on how I get ready for the holidays and avoid some of the stresses. How I get ready for a holiday with less stress: 1. Keep it simple – Decide at the beginning of the […]

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Posted by Heidi
November 14, 2016

Frugal Christmas Gift Ideas when Santa is on a Tight Budget

Sometimes being frugal can be frustrating and other times it can be a fun game. This Christmas, make finding frugal gifts a game. Hopefully this post will give you lots of great ideas. Being frugal doesn’t have to mean something is cheap or of little value. It just means that you spend less so that […]

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Posted by Heidi
November 12, 2016

Frugal Wedding Tips and Ideas for Every Bride

Our daughter just got married this last weekend and since we are pretty frugal, I thought I would share some frugal wedding tips. Hopefully this will help all those other families out there trying to plan a wedding for as little money as possible. Granted, some people spend thousands and thousands of dollars on weddings. We just […]

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Posted by Heidi
September 3, 2016

Does it Really Matter Where You Buy Essential Oils?

Being frugal, I try to make sure I get the best deal when I buy essential oils. As moms we make a lot of buying decisions and for those of us who like to be healthy, we also have to decide the best place to get the essential oils we use on our families. Factors to […]

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Posted by Heidi
July 30, 2016

Simple Ways to Stretch Your Money

Living and raising a family seems to be getting more and more expensive. Although gas prices are a little lower, food and other costs seem to have increased. This causes us to have to stretch our money even more. Over the years, we have found ways to make our money go further. I will share […]

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Posted by Heidi
June 21, 2016

More Ways to Save $200 – Extra Money for Your Family

Since saving money is one of my favorite past times, I thought I would share some more ways to save $200. Saving money usually doesn’t take much time. Be intentional and you’ll see how quickly you can save a lot of money in a short amount of time. When you focus on saving money, you […]

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Posted by Heidi
May 21, 2016

Simple Ways to Encourage Learning with Your Children

Having an environment to encourage learning in my children has been a passion of mine for many years. Kids’ minds are amazing and I love seeing their minds do amazing things when I provided simple resources and activities. My Favorite Ways to Encourage Learning: Have books in the home – Reading to children can be one […]

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Posted by Heidi
May 3, 2016

Favorite Pizza Crust Recipe Our Family Loves

Since pizza is such a favorite meal in America, I thought I would share our favorite pizza crust recipe with all of you. This recipe is easy to make in multiple batches using recloseable quart bags. These complete bags can be stored in the refrigerator for easy access on busy evenings.   The way I […]

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Posted by Heidi
April 26, 2016

Simple Ways to Save $200 for your Family Budget

In this economy many are looking for ways to save money. I thought I would share some tips of how our family has lived on one income for over 20 years with great success and save $200 in various ways. Saving money is not rocket science. It just takes some persistence, determination, and a little […]

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Posted by Heidi
April 22, 2016