How to Build an Emergency Fund For many people living paycheck to paycheck, the idea of building up your savings account sounds daunting if not impossible. But what if you could save up enough to have 6 months worth of living expenses tucked away for an emergency? It isn’t as hard or far-fetched as it […]
Now that school is out and summer is in full swing, the words moms dread more than any others – “I’m bored,” are being said by kids everywhere. About 5 years ago I put together this “I’m Bored” list for my children, printed out copies, and hung it on the refrigerator. When my kids told […]
I’m so excited to share with you 47 new coupons today. There’s everything from M&M Pretzels, pudding and popcorn to Swiffer, Bounce and Mr. Clean! Mixed in, there are a ton of personal care and health & wellness coupons that I’m sure you will love!
Nothing combats day-to-day stress quite like a relaxing vacation. That being said, scouring the internet for travel providers, booking sites and vacation package deals can be an exasperating ordeal – especially with little or no guidance. After all, personal situations will vary, and there is no sure-fire way to find the best deals out there. […]
Here are 3 of my family’s favorite soups that are truly comfort foods. There’s just something about making a big pot of soup on a winter day that makes the cold so much more enjoyable. Tortellini Soup This is a hearty soup. I have 5 boys (4 are teenagers!) and they love it. I serve […]
We have a WINNER! Congratulations Brigid OHara Koshko – you had comment #87 and are the FitFlop winner! —————————————————————————————————————– I am so excited to be offering you all the chance to win an amazing pair of shoes! The very generous people at FitFlop are giving away a gorgeous pair of […]
This week I have been going a little dehydrator crazy. Did you know that you can dehydrate frozen vegetables? Well you can, and I am here to tell you that it is amazing. This week I have dehydrated 8 pounds of frozen corn that is now being stored in 2 1-quart mason jars. What […]
Mama’s Top 5 Essentials As a mom, you’re a chef, chauffeur, referee, tutor, supervisor, and entertainer. You’re busy. It’s not impossible that your morning went from calm to hectic within a matter of seconds, but fear not – we’ve figured out the five essentials to make the day run a bit smoother. 1. Tote […]