Hi! I'm Cassie and I'm so excited to share the blog with you! I have lots of fun, informative content posted here. For this post, I'd like to introduce myself and my mission here on a Life on a Dime. First and foremost I am a mom, but I was a mom first and foremost … Continue reading HELLO! WELCOME TO A LIFE ON A DIME!
Just like any other holiday or special occasion Valentine's Day can get expensive - if you let it! Luckily a Life on a Dime is here for you with the ultimate list of ways to do Valentine's Day on a Dime!
TAKE BACK CONTROL OF YOUR FINANCES IN THE NO-SPEND FEBRUARY CHALLENGE WITH A LIFE ON A DIME! You may have seen #NoSpendNovember or #NoSpendJanuary challenges floating around on social media. Maybe you opted out because you were overwhelmed with the thought of a no-spend just before the holidays. Or you may have felt too defeated … Continue reading NO-SPEND FEBRUARY CHALLENGE GUIDELINES
I have mentioned lately, that I love a good DIY, haven't I? This one was brewing for about three months. Yes, you read that right. I got the idea in my head and started my search for all the various pieces roundabout October. We have a long wall in our living room that has been blank since moving in last March. This post serves as a companion piece to my latest YouTube video - Episode 110 $30 Upcycled Gallery Wall.
A Life on a Dime is back with MORE side hustle ideas for you! Let 2020 be the year you get your hustle on!
I've posted before on the need for side hustles, even offering 6 Legitimate Side Hustle Ideas in a previous post, but I haven't quite broken down what I make on my little side hustles. I figured it was about time to do just that so this post will serve as a little side hustle update … Continue reading A LIFE ON A DIME’S SIDE HUSTLE UPDATE
HELPFUL TIPS TO RECOVER THE BUDGET WHEN THINGS GET OUT OF HAND Maybe you just reached the other side of an emergency, visit from Uncle Murphy, or just got a little (or a lot) carried away with the holiday spirit. It's not great, but it can happen to the best of us. Here are a … Continue reading HOW TO RECOVER THE BUDGET AFTER AN OUT-OF-CONTROL MONTH
WHAT I DID WELL, WHAT I DID NOT SO WELL, AND WHAT I TOOK AWAY FROM MY EXPERIENCE WITH PLASTIC-FREE DECEMBER EXPERIENce... I've tried to make choices this past year to make my family's new home as non-toxic and safe as possible. I've learned a lot over the course of several months on just how … Continue reading PLASTIC-FREE DECEMBER CHALLENGE RECAP
2019 In Review and Best Wishes for 2020 I say this every week in the newsletter, but I can't believe how fast the year has gone! And now not only is the year ending, but also the decade! I just started this little blog and June and it has far exceeded my expectations. I have … Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR! 2019 IN REVIEW
2020 Erin condren planner review The below is my impression of my gifted Erin Condren Life Planner, Budget Bundle, and Take Note College Ruled Notebook. Items were gifted, but opinions are my own. With that said, let's get in with my 2020 Erin Condren planner review. *This page contains affiliate links. At no cost … Continue reading AN HONEST REVIEW OF MY 2020 ERIN CONDREN PLANNER
Let's see how we did with our modest Christmas budget of $500.