What kinds of traditions does your family have around the holidays? Sitting around the fire sipping hot chocolate? Participating in Secret Santa? Baking cookies together? In my family, one of my favorite Christmas traditions is that every adult gets every other adult a stocking stuffer . It doesn’t have to be anything expensive. It doesn’t even have to cost anything at all!
Christmas can often be a time of stress, overwhelm, worry, and when we spend a lot more money than we ever planned. All of these characteristics is often due to last minute Christmas shopping and not even having a plan for Christmas shopping before it ever arrives. But I don’t believe it has to be […]
Have you ever realized how much it can cost you just by not paying bills the right way? By understanding how to avoid certain bill paying mistakes, you can actually save yourself money when you pay a bill rather than waste it. While I was in college, I worked with a particular company that I […]
This post was updated on June 20, 2018. I am a slave to debt. This is difficult for me to admit, but it’s the truth. And I will continue to be a slave to debt until it is all paid off and my finances are freed. Although at this moment it seems like a dream […]
It’s that time of year again to find the perfect Mother’s Day gift! I have made your search a little easier by putting together a list of cute ideas all for under $50 (as of the date of this post). As always, I recommend reading the reviews before you make a purchase so you have […]
It’s hard to believe that St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. I am excited because that means corned beef is on sale – and yes – I am stocking up this year! Thank you freezer 🙂 If you are someone that loves to go out on St. Patty’s Day but can never find the perfect shirt to wear, or just love to wear your green all day, I’ve got you covered!