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 […]

Protecting Your Identity While Shopping

I love to shop and I shop at a lot of different types of stores each week. There’s the normal grocery shopping, prescriptions and pet stores but I also shop for new outfits and make up. I’m the one in charge of home improvement projects so you’ll find me buying paint and home furnishings too. […]

Brita Back to College Twitter Party 8/14 2pm EST

This post brought to you by Brita. All opinions are 100% mine. Did you know that1,500 plastic bottles are used every second in the United States? Can you picture what 1,500 plastic bottles actually looks like? Did you know that means that 86,400 plastic bottles are used every day in the United States? There is […]

10 Paleo Valentines Day Ideas

This post contains affiliate links. For as long back as I remember, Valentine’s Day meant a huge box of chocolate, several bags of multi-colored candy hearts, red velvet cake and some sort of dinner that featured a cream sauce and loads of cheese.  Eating until I had to loosen the button on my jeans was […]

Make Digital Photo Albums, Postcards and Calendars

I am always looking for unique gift ideas for Christmas.  I have several hard to shop for people on my Christmas lift.  I spend hours wandering around different websites and walking back and forth in the mall trying to figure out what I am going to get them for Christmas each year.  I am being […]

Countless Possibilities Through Education

This is a sponsored post from One2One Network and FedEx. All opinions stated are my own. When I graduated high school, I wasn’t exactly sure what I wanted to do with my life.  Rather than go straight to college out of high school, I decided to go to business school first and get some real […]

Silhouette Black Friday Promotion

I received a thank you gift from Silhouette for sharing this Silhouette Black Friday promotion with you. All opinions are mine and mine alone. As an avid crafter, one of the Black Friday deals I am looking for is some great savings on craft supplies.  You may remember that I love my Silhouette and used it […]

Thanksgiving Dinner Tips

Normally, we go to my mother’s house for Thanksgiving dinner.  I bring a dish or two but the overall preparation of Thanksgiving dinner has always been hers. A month ago, my mom hurt her back and is having problems standing for longer periods of time and lifting things.  Obviously, preparation of Thanksgiving dinner and all […]