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How to Stress Less

Does this picture resonate with you?? It does me, only there are dirty dishes, another child, and more of a mess missing in this picture. 😉 Not to mention, every time I get “caught up” on laundry, I turn around to see a pile that needs my attention. I don’t like to complain about laundry, but some days I am tempted to. And I admit that some mornings I would LOVE to wake up to my kitchen looking like this because…

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Coupon 101, Frugal Living, Home Management Tips

15 Must Have Money Saving Mobile Apps

Get these 15 money saving mobile apps to save even more on your groceries, household essentials, and even clothes!

Nowadays with technology, it’s easier than ever to save money! There are quite a few money-saving mobile apps that give you rebates when you purchase certain items, points when you scan a receipt or walk into a store, and many other rewards. Over the past year, my savings has went up due in part to money saving mobile apps. Here are fifteen I use weekly and I feel are a “must have” for any couponer or money-saving-mama. 😉 1. Ibotta…

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5 Valentine’s Day Date Ideas {that don’t break the bank}

Roses, a box of chocolate, and a night out can be pretty pricey for Valentine’s Day. In my opinion, skip the roses and spend that money on a night out or in for Valentine’s Day. If money is tight, here are some frugal Valentine’s Day Date Ideas that don’t break the bank and that you don’t have to go out to do. Cook Together-Take the kids to the grandparents house to spend the night, and cook a romantic meal in the…

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Frugal Living, Home Management Tips

15 Old Fashioned Ways to Save a Dollar

There seem to be many theories on how to best save a buck. And while many money fads may come and go, some of the oldest ideas are still the best and most effective. Take a look below at 15 old fashioned ways to save a dollar that you can try. These old fashioned ways are tried and true tips that people have been using for decades, and yet they still seem to get the job done. Take a peek…

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Menu Planning Monday:: November 17

The next two weeks are going to be crazy with Thanksgiving, Black Friday Sales, and my brother is getting to come home! He is currently stationed overseas and he will be home for Thanksgiving. 😀 Needless to say, I am excited and have a lot on my plate, so I am planning easy meals this week that either I can throw in the crock pot, or my hubby can help cook. Monday:: Chili Tuesday:: Spaghetti, Meat Sauce, Garlic Bread Wednesday:: Small…

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Menu Planning Monday:: Week of October 20

I LOVE Fall and all the tasty soup recipes! 🙂 I’m excited that temperatures are finally cooling off down here in South Alabama for me to add some soups into our menu. They are super easy, filling, and most of the time they are also fairly cheap to make. They also usually produce A LOT of leftovers. I’m hoping to freeze some of the leftovers so we have some “freezer meals” on hand for busy nights during the holiday season.…

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31 Days to Clutter Free Challenge:: Day 14–Master Closet

Today’s Clutter Free Challenge is the Master Closet. Our Master Closet will take more than the 30-60 minute allotted time frame to declutter! Our closet was a storage room and was turned into a huge walk-in closet. Well, our bedroom is small and so some things just ended up being pushed into the closet. Our closet serves as a place to hide Christmas presents, the place to just put something that doesn’t have a “home”. . . . . we…

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31 Days to Clutter Free Challenge:: Day 12–Pantry

Today’s Clutter Free Challenge is the pantry. As I was in the middle of cleaning out my pantry, I realized the importance of a clean and organized pantry. I found items I thought I didn’t have, and didn’t have items I thought I had on hand. Having a well-organized pantry is essential to menu planning, and will help you save money in the long run.  I’m going to share my tips and what I did to clean out my pantry::…

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Home Management Tips, Saving On. . .

How the 31 Days to Clutter Free Challenge Has Helped Me:: I got Sabrye’s Halloween Costume for FREE

With this Clutter Free Challenge, I have decluttered a lot (and still have a lot to go). One of days was decluttering books and another day was DVDs. By the time I got done decluttering those areas in my house, I had two boxes of books and DVDs. I decided to take these to 2nd & Charles to see how much I could get for them. I was offered around $16 in cash or around $35 in store credit. My…

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