It’s time for the ghosts and goblins to take on the neighborhood streets! Halloween is the FUN holiday of the year!! For many people, Halloween is their favorite holiday of the year. And rightfully so, it is fun to take a break for our normal selves and transform to our favorite character. Did you know Halloween is the 2nd highest spending holiday in the US? 2017 was a recording setting year … [Read more...] about Tips to Celebrate a Frightfully Fun Frugal Halloween
Setting up a budget for the first time or trying again for the tenth time – honestly, it isn’t the most fun thing to do in the world. Many times a budget feels like a circle and you are the square trying to jam yourself in there. Believe me, I get it. Back as a newly married couple, we were trying to budget (or better said, live within our means). Sometimes it felt like nothing would … [Read more...] about Do You Know the Ideal Household Budget Percentages?
The word frugal has been given a bad connotation in today’s society. (Which honestly makes me sad.) Wouldn’t you want a few extra dollars? I know I do. Living a frugal lifestyle isn’t hard or difficult. It is about making choices. YOUR CHOICES. On how you want to spend your money. Not letting society dictate how and when you should be spending your hard-earned money. By … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide to a Frugal Lifestyle
Before you know it, it is back to school time. That means busy calendars, lots of papers from school, families on the go, and sometimes pure craziness. Yet, all of us each year, commit to less is more, to saying no more often, and enjoy quality downtime with our family. (I'm not the only one, right?) Then, reality sets in. Like a ton of bricks. Calendars are full. Counters are bursting … [Read more...] about How to Organize Your Life & Create a Simpler Life