My husband was nice enough to whip up a quick and free solution to lack of counter space in our laundry room with this free DIY.
With Halloween this week I am reminded how time seems to speed up this time of year. With the holidays comes lots of company, special meals with family, and if you have kids... usually more stuff. Even if you keep it simple and minimal-ish around the holidays there are a few very minimalist things to … Continue reading The Minimalist’s Pre-Holiday To-do List
It's hard to believe October is almost over! Where did the month go? Where has the year gone! It's another Meal Plan Monday here at a Life on a Dime and I love this time of year. I love comfort foods for chilly nights! Here is the meal plan for the final installment of Meal Plan Monday on the blog. October is winding down and with it Blogtober.
I've had a lot of fun with Blogtober; I've met new blogger friends, read some great posts from other bloggers, and enjoyed the practice with SEO. The extra blog traffic has been nice too. That being said, there are only 4 days left after today and I will probably take a few days off from posting in November after making it through the Blogtober final stretch!
When it comes to taking on home repairs, the task can be daunting. But, with a little elbow grease and a willingness to learn there is a lot of money to be saved.
Halloween is officially less than a week away! Are you ready? Have you figured out you and/or your kids' costumes? If not, no worries! Here are a few last-minute Halloween costumes straight from Amazon. These can be to your door with free two-day shipping with your Prime membership. Don't have a Prime membership? Click to … Continue reading Last-Minute Halloween Costumes for Less Than $20!
Holidays can be expensive. Hosting big family dinners can also be expensive. But they don't have to be! Save yourself some time, money, and stress; try these frugal holiday dinner ideas this Thanksgiving and Christmas and have a great day with your family and friends, instead of stressing in the kitchen or over your budget.
Whether you're on a budget, environmentally conscious, or just want to give more thoughtful gifts here are 25 handmade Christmas gift ideas. The best part is not only are they frugal, but they also aren't just good for Christmas! You can give them year-round!
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!