While skipping Christmas is certainly an option, there are a few more options available. If you're still in baby step two the last thing you want to do is add to your existing debt... Here are five tips to try if you haven't budgeted for Christmas but still want to spread some holiday cheer without going into debt.
Minimalism and Christmas may not seem like they belong in the same sentence, but I believe they do. The holidays are stressful enough. Why do we make them even more expensive?
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!
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.
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
Sometimes it feels like we just struck a match and sent our hard-earned money up in flames. Imperfect people create imperfect budgets. Here's what to do when the budget doesn't work.
Frugal Isn't Cheap: Cheap Isn't Always Good Being frugal is finally becoming kinda cool. I try to be frugal in life, especially now that I have the privilege of staying home with my children. I've always liked saving money. I've spent as little as possible when I could get away with it. But that wasn't … Continue reading Frugal Isn’t Cheap: Lessons I’ve Learned About Money
Just in time for day three of #blogtober, here is my list of 30 frugal money-saving tips to help you save money every single day.