ALDI deals this weekend

ALDI deals this weekend

If you have an ALDI store near you and you aren't shopping there, you should! ALDI is one of my favorite stores for many reasons more than the prices. Yesterday I was even commenting on how great the prices were on staple items which gives your more flexibility in your budget to buy treats and other … [Read more...]

Saving Money on Window Treatments

Saving Money on Window Treatments

One of the easiest ways to spruce up your home this spring is updating your window treatments but that can get pretty pricey. Curtains and window treatments are one of the most expensive components of your home decor. I set out on a mission to find ways to save and pass them onto you. Last spring … [Read more...]

10 tips for frugal living for beginners

10 tips for frugal living for beginners

Frugal living is a little more than couponing, it really touches each part of your life! From grocery shopping, to eating out and even shopping for school supplies. I know a mother that recycles her three daughter's binders each year, along with unused pencils and filler paper. Frugal living should … [Read more...]

$5 Dinners? Yes, it’s possible.

$5 Dinners? Yes, it’s possible.

Do you think you can cook up $5 Dinners? Yes, it's possible. With a little help from frugal mom and cook Erin Chase. Her blog www.5dollardinners.com gives you all you need to know about how to cook healthy, frugal meals for your family for $5! Here's how it works: Sign up on the site for the … [Read more...]

Live frugal with these easy energy-saving habits

Live frugal with these easy energy-saving habits

  Living frugally isn't hard, you just always have to be on your toes and paying attention to easy ways to save. It doesn't get much easier than saving energy at home which will reduce your monthly utility bills. I found some great tips from the National Resource Defense Council that will help you … [Read more...]

Winter Heating Tips for the Frugal Family

Winter Heating Tips for the Frugal Family

Brrrr! Baby, its cold outside! Even with just the brink of Fall at our fingertips we are already feeling the cool, crisp air from morning til night in our little house. So, I thought it would be a good time to share some Winter Heating Tips to help you save some dollars and keep warm too! Here is a … [Read more...]

Saving money on Television subscriptions – Cable Alternatives

Saving money on Television subscriptions – Cable Alternatives

When it comes to saving money month to month, I admit that I am NO expert. Whether our family likes it or not, we are living paycheck to paycheck for most months throughout the year, and that means cutting back on anything and everything we can. One bill that no one really ever wants to touch, due … [Read more...]