Anyone can save money if they apply these practical skills do their daily life. Frugality is a choice and a lifestyle.

Skills every frugal person needs

I save money using many frugal skills, my favorite is probably paying cash and following Dave Ramsey’s money system. Other than that, I save money many ways in my house by using these skills: Cooking Whether it’s cooking Mac N’ Cheese for supper instead of getting fast food, or making your own homemade bread. Cooking […]

Is life so busy that the thought of adding saving money is overwhelming? Here are simple and practical ways to save money with a hectic lifestyle.

How can I save money when I’m so busy?

I get it. It’s 6pm, you are on the way home and the thought of cooking once you get there is as appealing as cleaning under your husband’s toenails. One quick stop through the drive-thru and $20 later you and the kids are fed and happy with the busy lifestyle, but your finances aren’t. I used to live […]

Great stocking stuffers for the man in your life. Make sure his Christmas is great with these great ideas for him.

Stocking Stuffers for Men

I know a lot of my sisters and friends have trouble thinking of ideas to get their mister for their Christmas stockings. Let’s face it, even grown-ups like getting stockings at Christmas time. This post contains affiliate links. While they do not add any cost to you, I do receive a small commission. Heavy wool socks […]

Have leftover pumpkin puree? Here are 20 delicious ways to use it up. Excellent Pumpkin Puree Recipes

Uses for leftover pumpkin

It’s the Thanksgiving pre-season, that means Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins! They can play those dratted carols all they like but I won’t give up my Pumpkin Spice everything until December pries it from my freezing cold fingers. I love to bake pumpkins, and I found a bunch at the local grocery store for $1 per pie pumpkin. […]

Top stocking stuffers for kids. Frugal ideas for your kid's Christmas stockings that they will be delighted with.

Stocking Stuffers for Kids

Growing up we weren’t allowed to wake my parents up to open presents until 6am. When you are 5 and there are presents under the tree, the wait is terrible. However, we were allowed to go through our stockings and play with what was in there. Our parent’s wisely included things that would keep us busy […]