Easter traditions that range from the simple ones you grew up with, to the wacky and rather unthinkable.

Fun Family Easter Traditions

From the traditional to the weird A lot of the ideas I have seen in other places, some I do myself like the Shaving Cream egg dye (funnest way to dye eggs ever!), and others are just not going to happen (like cracking an egg on someone’s head). Dying Easter Eggs There are so many […]

Sick of the cold and snow? Start now to make your Spring smoother and more productive.

Getting an early start on spring

I know, it’s barely March and I’m talking about gardening already. But if you are the type who starts your own seeds or wants to, this is when you have to start preparing. We had a recent heat wave here, it was in the 60’s all week and the ground was completely thawed. It was […]

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 […]