A Romantic Holiday Wish List

I’m not one of those women that want kitchen gadgets for Christmas. A blender or a wok won’t impress me that much. For Christmas, I would like a little bit of romance which is something that I don’t get as often as I’d like during the year. A Romantic Holiday Wish List I would love […]

Gifts That Teenage Boys Will Love

Do you know of any gifts that teenage boys will love? I struggle with this every year. Girls are easy: makeup, clothes, jewelry. Boys? Not so much. It seems like every year I struggle with finding the perfect gifts for my son. This post has been sponsored by Lunchbox. Gifts That Teenage Boys Will Love It […]

Affordable Ideas for Secret Santa Gifts

Finding affordable ideas for secret Santa gifts can be an enormous challenge. For years, I worked in an office and each year at the holidays we’d need to bring a gift for a Secret Santa exchange. I had the absolute worst time finding a gift because I wanted it to be something the recipient would […]

5 Gifts of Relaxation to Give This Year

If there is one thing I would love to receive this year it would be gifts of relaxation. You’ve probably guessed by now that I don’t take a lot of time to slow down and relax. Most days, I’m running in four different directions try to accomplish as much as I possibly can before the […]

Best Gifts for a Minimalist

What are the best gifts for a minimalist or the type of person who doesn’t really need anything? That’s something I’m struggling with this year since I’ve come to embrace the minimalist movement. According to the LA Times, there are 300,000 items in the average American’s home. Wow. Best Gifts for a Minimalist It has […]

Tips for Saving Money on Holiday Groceries

If you have any tips for saving money on holiday groceries, I would love it if you shared them with me. Sometimes, it can be a struggle to put healthy food on the table without completely going over budget. As I put together my grocery list for the holidays, I’m trying to keep an eye […]

Online Security Shopping Tips

This post has been sponsored. It’s almost that time of year again. Last year, despite my good intentions, I spent much too much time driving from store to store in the snow looking for the perfect gift. I just knew I would find it at a better price at the next store I drove to. […]

Shopping Online Can Save Time and Money

This summer has gone by so quickly. The kids are growing up and the routine I’ve had for years is changing. Work is getting busier, and we’re doing some remodeling in our home. All of these changes mean I don’t have as much time as I used to.  Thankfully, shopping online can save time. This […]

Saving Money and Eating Healthy

One of the biggest complaints I hear is that saving money and eating healthy just aren’t possible to do at the same time. I have to disagree.  With a little bit of time and a few tricks, you can certainly eat healthy on a budget. Our food budget is fairly strict. We’re feeding my husband, […]

Having a Frugal Christmas | Stretching your Holiday Dollars

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards. All opinions are 100% mine. I love the holidays and buying gifts for friends and family but we don’t have an unlimited budget to do that. Having a frugal Christmas doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy giving over the holidays. It […]