I love holidays. Who doesn’t, right? But you wanna know a secret? The after-holiday shopping may even thrill me more than the actual holiday. I’m always on the hunt for a bargain. I think I might actually be allergic to paying full price for anything. It makes me itchy.
After Halloween is a great time to score some scary good deals on decor and craft supplies.
Here are a few I’ve found and my guide to not going off the rails. Because I have. Many times. (more…)
I LOVE living in Florida. I’m a midwesterner by birth and was a southerner for the past decade. But I’ve always been a lover of sun, sand and water. And since we shook up our lives a few months ago and took a chance on moving to paradise, I constantly pinch myself to remind me this is my real life. (more…)
I’m not big into buying expensive art. I mean, I LIKE expensive art, but can’t buy it. But I do love my family and taking pictures, and that’s really all you need to make a beautiful and personal art wall. (more…)
Food is a huge part of a family’s budget. And the choices we make impact our budget and our children’s health. I use a combination of (1) planning, (2) printing coupons and (3) cashing in on rebates and rewards to save what I can without compromising smart food choices or over-buying. (more…)
I think public libraries are hidden gems in every community that people often overlook. It’s an easy and FREE way to entertain kids and adults and save a ton of cash on books, movies, tv shows and magazines. Here’s 6 ways your local library might surprise you. (more…)