Is brand loyalty worth the price you pay? My mother always seemed to think so. I've found in many cases this simply isn't true. Sometimes it pays to be brand loyal, but does it always? In today's post that is just what I want to explore.
Now that I'm home full-time I like to keep a plan so I know what's for dinner every day. Not only do I save time in the kitchen we save money on groceries. We literally spend about $150 a month less on groceries than we did prior to meal planning! It works!
I saw some posts on bucket lists and advice on keeping them, so I thought I'd just post a bucket list of goals I'd like to accomplish before I turn 40! I have a few months shy of 5 years, so why not?! Here is my do before 40 bucket list.
For this frugal DIY laundry detergent I googled some and then did my own thing with what was on hand.
If you have unclaimed property you could be one quick search away from increasing your net worth or at least putting some money back in your pocket, and your budget where it belongs!
If you're just starting out or looking to revamp the heart of your home be sure to check out this list before you shop for kitchen essentials. Chances are you don't need the majority of the "must-haves" you would consider essential. Here is my guide on keeping a minimalist kitchen as well as my top … Continue reading The Minimalist’s Guide to Kitchen Essentials: What You Really Need
If you're really into blogging or knee-deep into midterm papers but aren't sure where to put all your commas I highly encourage you to use Grammarly.
Blogtober Challenge Brought New Blogging Friends Since today is the 15th and basically halfway through the month of October I thought today would be a good day to do a post spotlighting some of the new blogging friends I've made while following the #blogtober challenge. I not only look forward to reading their blog posts, … Continue reading Halfway Through Blogtober; Spotlight on New Blogging Friends
It's Meal Plan Monday again! I hope you enjoyed last week's menu! For week two I have seven more frugal dinner ideas on the menu. Remember, every Monday in the month of October the #blogtober post will be on our family’s weekly meal plan. If this is helpful to enough of you I will keep … Continue reading A Simple Dinner Menu: Meal Plan Monday Week 2
I decided to go minimalist thinking it was about getting rid of stuff...I felt overwhelmed by all the stuff in general and wanted less of it in my life. I had no idea there would be numerous unexpected benefits of minimalism.