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!
It’s finally happened. You look at the pregnancy test and it’s positive. What an exciting moment! If you’re anything like me, you start to think about what the future will hold and are excited you’ll be going through this adventure. And then bam! Suddenly the world starts to seem not so great. There’s no doubt […]
For many of us, house cleaning is not our favorite thing to do. It can often be time consuming and frankly, we’d just rather be doing something else! That is why I like to be a speed cleaner when it comes to my place. And the kitchen is no exception! In fact, I think that […]
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 […]
So you have finally created a monthly budget and update it every month but yet struggle to actually stick to it. Or you haven’t even created a budget yet because you don’t see anyway you actually could stick to it, so why bother? I completely understand. Staying on track with a budget is hard. It […]
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 […]